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Bridge Number 77 Tow Path Bridge, Fazeley

Description: Bridge Number 77 Tow Path Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 272794

OS Grid Reference: SK2035802006
OS Grid Coordinates: 420358, 302006
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6155, -1.7007

Location: 21 Suffolk Way, Staffordshire B78 3QN

Locality: Fazeley
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: B78 3QN

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Listing Text


8/41 Bridge No. 77 (Tow
- Path Bridge)


Roving bridge. Circa 1789, heavily rebuilt in the mid-C19. Single
segmental arch with stone coped parapet and end pilaster strips. Bridge
No. 77 unites the tow paths of the Minworth to Fazeley branch and the
Fradley to Fazeley branch of the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal. John
Pinkerton was the contractor for both branches, the former was opened
in 1788 and the latter in 1789. The bridge is included for group value.
S.R. Broadbridge, The Birmingham Canal Navigations Vol. I 1768-1846
(1974) pp.38-45.

Listing NGR: SK2035802006

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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