Description: Railway Bridge Approximately 840 Metres to East of Brancliffe East Junction
Date Listed: 15 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 335813
OS Grid Reference: SK5477581438
OS Grid Coordinates: 454775, 381438
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3270, -1.1790
NORTH AND SOUTH ANSTON CINDER HILL
5/63 Railway bridge
metres to east of
Railway bridge. c1849. For the Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway,
engineer John Fowler (James, p.58). Squared, coursed, rock-faced limestone
with brick soffit. Single-span bridge accommodating farm-track beneath railway.
Ashlar impost band to round arch with voussoirs aligned to courses. Wide
flanking buttresses are battered. Rock-faced band and ashlar band with blocking
course. Wing walls sweep out to terminate at low end piers. Undergoing repair
at time of resurvey.
L. James, A Chronology of the Construction of Britain's Railways 1778-1855,
Listing NGR: SK5477581438
Source: English Heritage
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