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Bridge at Sj 851384, Swynnerton

Description: Bridge at Sj 851384

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 November 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 272404

OS Grid Reference: SJ8504538366
OS Grid Coordinates: 385045, 338366
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9425, -2.2240

Location: A519, Swynnerton, Staffordshire ST4 8SH

Locality: Swynnerton
Local Authority: Stafford Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST4 8SH

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

SJ 83 NE
953/5/10001 Bridge at SJ 851384


Road bridge. Mid to late C18, with C20 partial rebuilding.
Massive coursed squared sandstone, with red brick arch linings.
Single arch overbridge carries A519 road above minor road within
Beech Dale, which runs at an acute angle to the main road. Bridge
with stilted semi-circular arch, defined by plain voussoirs, set
within splayed abutments which terminate at plain pilasters. Arch
head defined by plain flat band course which extends around the
pilasters and along flanking walls adjoining the bridge. Above
the band course, plain parapet walls with substantial flat
copings. East parapet wall extends south-westwards beyond
abutment to define road curve. West parapet has been
substantially rebuilt in C20 masonry. Arch lining of narrow C18
red brick, the courses running parallel to the road being
bridged. Flanking retaining walls set back on either side of the

Listing NGR: SJ8504538366

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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