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Description: Cawood Bridge
Date Listed: 17 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 325867
OS Grid Reference: SE5746437842
OS Grid Coordinates: 457464, 437842
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8337, -1.1283
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SE 5737 CAWOOD B1222
9/6 Cawood Bridge
17.11.66 under General)
Swing Bridge 'CAWOOD BRIDGE / OPENED 31st JULY, 1872. / W. H. NICHOLSON,
ESQ. / CHAIRMAN OF THE / CAWOOD BRIDGE COMPANY. / ROBERT HODGSON, ESQ. /
ENGINEER. / T. B. NELSON, ESQ. / JOHN BUTLER, ESQ. / CONTRACTORS.' on
central plaques to either side. Iron with timber cutwaters to central
piers and gallery. 5 bays of segmental-arched girders with lattice work
and railings between forming parapet supporting horizontal girders at
road lavel. Base of iron lamp between second and third bays, tow path
gate between fourth and fifth. Central bay of greatest height and span
opens by revolving on large disc supported by 8 columns. To either end
of open span are iron lamps on wooden buttressing.
Listing NGR: SE5747337849
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Source: English Heritage
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