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Barton's Bridge (That Part in Ellesmere Rural Cp), Overton

Description: Barton's Bridge (That Part in Ellesmere Rural Cp)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260792

OS Grid Reference: SJ3540440262
OS Grid Coordinates: 335404, 340262
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9558, -2.9630

Location: B5069, Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire SY12 9EW

Locality: Overton
County: Wrexham
Country: England
Postcode: SY12 9EW

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Listing Text

SJ 34 SE
2/92 Barton's Bridge (that
- part in Ellesmere Rural
- II
Bridge. Dated 1819, probably by Thomas Telford. Regularly coursed and
dressed sandstone blocks. Single tall round-headed arch supported on
high battered abutments. Rusticated voussoirs struck through to soffit;
flat string-course and coped parapet (formerly with iron railings)
terminating in rectangular corner piers. Datestone not noted at time
of resurvey (February 1987). Spans the Shell Brook, which here forms the
boundary with Wales. Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges of Shropshire
(1985), p. 28.

Listing NGR: SJ3540440262

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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