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Forge Bridge, Wortley

Description: Forge Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333834

OS Grid Reference: SK2934499802
OS Grid Coordinates: 429344, 399802
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4941, -1.5592

Location: Forge Lane, Wortley, Barnsley S35 7DP

Locality: Wortley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S35 7DP

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Listing Text

(north end),
11/54 Forge Bridge
Bridge. Dated 1782. Built by Thomas Ramsden. Coursed dressed sandstone.
Two segmental arches. Triangular breakwaters. Chamfered band at base of
parapet which is of 3 deep courses including weathered coping. Splayed ends
with square terminal piers, that to north-west inscribed 'TR 1782'.
The bridge spans the River Don and is partly in the parish of Wortley.
J. A. Barstow, Fifteen Walks around Wortley, undated booklet.

Listing NGR: SK2934499802

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Source: English Heritage

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