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Bridge Across River Don, Warmsworth

Description: Bridge Across River Don

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 334572

OS Grid Reference: SE5387601467
OS Grid Coordinates: 453876, 401467
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5071, -1.1891

Location: Mill Lane, Warmsworth, Doncaster DN5 7NB

Locality: Warmsworth
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN5 7NB

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Listing Text


7/51 Bridge across
River Don (formerly
listed as Sprotbrough
27.5.53 II Bridge).

Bridge. Mid C19 for Sir Joseph William Copley; central span replaced 1897
in ironwork by Newton Chambers of Sheffield. Fabricated iron central span;
rock-faced sandstone walling to piers and flanking causeways. Causeways each
have 3 segmental arches with rusticated voussoirs springing from cavetto-moulded
imposts; brick soffits; some waterspouts in spandrels; cornices beneath roughcast
parapets with copings which terminate at end piers each with ashlar frieze and
modillioned cornice. Central span has rivetted girders with cross-braced side
panels set into rebates in quoined and corniced abutment piers. Square-latticed
balustrade with wooden handrail on downstream side. Oval plaques at each end of
span state:

SHEFFIELD / 1897".

Spans the River Don and is partly in the parish of Warmsworth.

Kelly's Directory, West Riding, 1889, p1105.

Listing NGR: SE5387601467

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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