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Drayton Brick Bridge, Drayton Bassett

Description: Drayton Brick Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 272767

OS Grid Reference: SP1983699893
OS Grid Coordinates: 419836, 299893
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5965, -1.7086

Location: A4091, Drayton Bassett, Staffordshire B78 3UD

Locality: Drayton Bassett
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: B78 3UD

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Listing Text


9/15 Drayton Brick
- II

Canal bridge. Circa 1787. Red brick with stone coping. Single semi-
circular arch spanning the canal, plain parapet and square end piers.
Small round headed door to the left hand side of the arch on the north
side. The Minworth to Fazeley branch of the Birmingham and Fazeley
Canal, which Drayton Brick Bridge serves, was opened in 1789; the contractor
was John Pinkerton. S. R. Broadbridge,The Birmingham Canal Navigations,
Vol. I 1768-1846 (1974) pp.38-45.

Listing NGR: SP1983699893

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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