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Railway Bridge, Haydon Wick

Description: Railway Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 317923

OS Grid Reference: SU1098089734
OS Grid Coordinates: 410980, 189734
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6063, -1.8428

Location: Tadpole Lane, Purton, Wiltshire SN5 4JN

Locality: Haydon Wick
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN5 4JN

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Listing Text


9/274 Railway Bridge


Road Bridge over railway, 1881-4 for Swindon and Cheltenham
Extension Railway Company, Watson, Smith and Watson, general
contractors. Iron girder bridge on brick abutments. Five cast-
iron girders by the Phoenix Foundry Co. of Derby carrying brick
jack vaults and brick abutments with wing walls carrying deep
engineering brick copings. Parapet of brick replaced and abutments
repaired after 1928. The best preserved monument of this railway
which became the Midlands and South West Junction Railway in 1884.

Listing NGR: SU0905088717

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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