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Bradberry Balk Bridge, Wombwell

Description: Bradberry Balk Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 333673

OS Grid Reference: SE3932103918
OS Grid Coordinates: 439321, 403918
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5305, -1.4083

Location: Bradberry Balk Lane, Barnsley S73 8DS

Locality: Wombwell
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S73 8DS

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Listing Text


5/45 Bradberry Balk Bridge


Bridge. c1800. Coursed, squared sandstone, tooled-ashlar voussoirs.
Single span. Rusticated elliptical arch with band-rusticated ashlar
soffit. Swept batter to flanking abutment walls. Projecting end-
piers linked by cambered band beneath parapet wall with weathered
copings. Some copings missing and some replaced by concrete.
Crosses the Dearne and Dove Canal constructed following an act of
1793 and opened in 1804 but now largely infilled.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of Yorkshire and North-East England,
vol 2, 1973, pp280-290.

Listing NGR: SE3932103918

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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