Description: Cawood Bridge That Part in Kelfield Parish
Date Listed: 10 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 326308
OS Grid Reference: SE5747937854
OS Grid Coordinates: 457479, 437854
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8338, -1.1281
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KELFIELD B 1222
SE 53 NW
5/52 Cawood Bridge, that part
in Kelfield Parish
Swing Bridge 'CAWOOD BUDGE / 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: SE5747337847
Source: English Heritage
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