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Railway Bridge Approximately 840 Metres to East of Brancliffe East Junction, North and South Anston

Description: Railway Bridge Approximately 840 Metres to East of Brancliffe East Junction

Grade: II
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

Location: South Anston, Rotherham S81 8PT

Locality: North and South Anston
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S81 8PT

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Listing Text

5/63 Railway bridge
approximately 840
metres to east of
Brancliffe East


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

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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