Description: Byewash Bridge at Dale Dike Reservoir
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335343
OS Grid Reference: SK2445791567
OS Grid Coordinates: 424457, 391567
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4203, -1.6334
SK24459157 BRADFIELD BRADFIELD DALE
SK29SW Byewash Bridge at
Dale Dike Reservoir
Bridge. Erected c 1870. Cast iron, gritstone abutments and piers.
Three equal-span 3-centred arches springing from imposts on stone abutments and
2 elongated octagonal piers. Piers have moulded plinth and cap. Cast iron
arches have quaterfoil-decorated open spandrels and shield motif to centre of
each span. Square, decorated cast iron pillars above the central piers support
simple railings with 3 intermediate standards to each span. Each end flanked
by heavy square columns with pyramidal cap and coped ashlar wing walls, One
of the most decorative works of the Sheffield Water Corporation who reconstructed
this reservoir between 1867 - 1875 after the disastrous Dale Dyke Reservoir
collapse of 1864.
Listing NGR: SK2445791567
Source: English Heritage
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