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Latitude: 53.5919 / 53°35'30"N
Longitude: -2.7065 / 2°42'23"W
OS Eastings: 353331
OS Northings: 410823
OS Grid: SD533108
Mapcode National: GBR 9VJX.V4
Mapcode Global: WH86D.DZD8
Entry Name: Wrightington Bridge
Listing Date: 22 July 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073012
English Heritage Legacy ID: 357876
Location: Wrightington, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN6
District: West Lancashire
Civil Parish: Wrightington
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Appley Bridge All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 13/01/2015
SD 51 SW
Public road bridge over Wrightington Pond. 1778, widened 1927. Sandstone ashlar. Each face has 3 segmental arches, the middle one of greater diameter. Each has-a moulding around the extrados. In each spandrel is a sunken boss. The balustrade is canted upwards towards the middle, as is a moulded cornice below. The end piers have sunk panels. When the bridge was widened a new flat road deck was constructed and one facade was dismantled and rebuilt. Previously also designated as a Scheduled Ancient Monument, the bridge was removed from the schedule on 9 January 2015.
Wrightington, Lancs 79. VCH, vol 6, p173.
Listing NGR: SD5333110823
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