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Jubilee Bridge, Barrow-in-Furness

Description: Jubilee Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 388389

OS Grid Reference: SD2144071743
OS Grid Coordinates: 321440, 471743
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1355, -3.2039

Locality: Barrow-in-Furness
Local Authority: Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council
County: Cumbria
Country: England
Postcode: LA13 0PA

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Listing Text

BARROW IN FURNESS

SD27SW ABBEY ROAD
708-1/4/20 Jubilee Bridge


II

Bridge. c1887. Rock-faced red sandstone with ashlar dressings
and brick-lined soffit. Single span carrying road over course
of Dane Gill Beck. Abutment piers flank segmental arch of 2
chamfered orders with hoodmould. Snecked walling in spandrels
beneath ashlar offsets and parapet pierced by trefoils; blind
central trefoil with insignia. Abutment piers terminate in
parapet as rectangular dies with pyramidal caps. Wing walls
curve out and down and stop at small stumps. Abbey Road was
widened and realigned at this point prior to 1895 (OS map) and
the bridge must commemorate Queen Victoria's golden jubilee of
1887.


Listing NGR: SD2144071743

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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