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Latitude: 52.7874 / 52°47'14"N
Longitude: -2.6516 / 2°39'5"W
OS Eastings: 356149
OS Northings: 321292
OS Grid: SJ561212
Mapcode National: GBR 7M.XJDF
Mapcode Global: WH9CM.76KF
Entry Name: Shawbury Bridge
Listing Date: 29 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055386
English Heritage Legacy ID: 260130
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, SY4
Civil Parish: Shawbury
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Shawbury St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ 52 SE SHAWBURY C.P. SHAWBURY
9/134 Shawbury Bridge
Bridge. Mid-C18, widened in 1936. Red and grey sandstone ashlar.
3 round arches with archivolts and raised triple keystones. Breakwaters
with concave tops. Planking pilaster buttresses, string course and
parapet. Angled wing walls The Bridge was widened to the south in
1936. Stone in southern parapet inscribed: "SALOP C.C./SHAWBURY BRIDGE/
WIDENED 1936". The bridge carries the Shrewsbury-Market Drayton road
over the River Roden. Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges of Shropshire,
Shropshire County Libraries and Shropshire County Council, p.65.
Listing NGR: SJ5614921292
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