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Latitude: 53.5446 / 53°32'40"N
Longitude: -2.2054 / 2°12'19"W
OS Eastings: 386484
OS Northings: 405345
OS Grid: SD864053
Mapcode National: GBR FW1G.B3
Mapcode Global: WHB99.352H
Entry Name: Lever Bridge
Listing Date: 15 March 1957
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068500
English Heritage Legacy ID: 213443
Location: Rochdale, M24
Electoral Ward/Division: South Middleton
Built-Up Area: Middleton (Rochdale)
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Tonge-cum-Alkrington St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD 80 NE
Bridge over River Irk. C17 with later repair and rebuilding.
Dressed stone. Single segmental arch with keystone and band.
The parapet walls splay out at the ends and have chamfered
edges to the top stones. Inscribed stones read: "Darcy Lever
LL.D. enlarged this bridge 1733", "RL 1636 IL" (Robert
Lever), and "1658". A stone bearing the date of 1836 has
also been recorded.
Listing NGR: SD8648405345
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