Description: Ferry Bridge
Date Listed: 22 June 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 273038
OS Grid Reference: SK2531621950
OS Grid Coordinates: 425316, 321950
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7945, -1.6260
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Dated 1889. Footbridge over the River Trent. An iron suspension bridge of
single span. The deck has open lattice sides, with rod suspension from laminated
steel bands carried over elaborately moulded supporting towers which also carry
moulded cross members each surmounted at centre by a shaped entablature inscribed
with above date. The towers rest on circular cast iron piers with voluted
capitals and each end of the bridge is supported on a rusticated stone abutment.
Listing NGR: SK2531621950
Source: English Heritage
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