Description: Bridge Across the Sheffield to Rotherham Railway Line
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 335705
OS Grid Reference: SK4133692470
OS Grid Coordinates: 441336, 392470
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4274, -1.3794
SK41109242 (SK49SW) ROTHERHAM STEEL STREET
(west end, off)
5/69 Bridge across the
Sheffield to Rotherham
Bridge. Probably 1838, engineer Frederick Swanwick for the Sheffield and
Rotherham Railway (Whishaw, p400). Red brick, sandstone band and copings.
Single span. Keyed segmental arch springs from moulded band. Arch
flanked by battered piers and abutment walls with square, projecting end
piers. Continuous rounded band above arch breaks forward at piers.
Parapet with moulded and chamfered copings. The Sheffield to Rotherham
line was opened on November 1st, 1838.
Whishaw's Railways of Great Britain and Ireland, 1842.
Listing NGR: SK4133692470
Source: English Heritage
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