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Latitude: 54.922 / 54°55'19"N
Longitude: -3.0817 / 3°4'54"W
OS Eastings: 330765
OS Northings: 559125
OS Grid: NY307591
Mapcode National: GBR 6CXJ.LD
Mapcode Global: WH6YP.MKQ2
Entry Name: Dykesfield Bridge
Listing Date: 19 September 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1054043
English Heritage Legacy ID: 78239
Location: Burgh By Sands, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5
Civil Parish: Burgh By Sands
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Burgh-by-Sands St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 35 NW BURGH BY SANDS Dykesfield
5/54 Dykesfield Bridge
Bridge over canal, later railway bridge. 1819-23 for the Carlisle Canal;
additions of 1853-4 for the Port Carlisle Dock and Railway Company. Squared and
coursed red and calciferous sandstone; cast-iron central parapet on supporting
wooden pillars. Plinth with rounded corners was originally the supporting
structure for a canal drawbridge. Increased in height to convert this to a
railway bridge, when the canal closed.
Listing NGR: NY3076559125
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