Description: Wet Moor Bridge
Date Listed: 21 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335567
OS Grid Reference: SE4297501259
OS Grid Coordinates: 442975, 401259
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5063, -1.3535
SE40SW WATH UPON DEARNE WET MOOR LANE
2/59 Wet Moor Bridge
Bridge. c1800. Coursed, squared sandstone; tooled ashlar voussoirs.
Single span. Rusticated elliptical arch with band-rusticated ashlar
soffit. Projecting end piers linked by ashlar band beneath parapet.
Wing walls curve out at north end but turn abruptly in alignment with
approach road to south. Chamfered copings some missing. Crossed the
Dearne and Dove Canal constructed following an act of 1793 and opened
in 1804 but now infilled in this parish.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of Yorkshire and North-East England,
vol 2, 1973, pp280-290.
Listing NGR: SE4297501259
Source: English Heritage
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