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Wyrley and Essington Canal Footbridge at Ogley Junction

A Grade II Listed Building in Brownhills, Walsall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6516 / 52°39'5"N

Longitude: -1.9161 / 1°54'57"W

OS Eastings: 405775

OS Northings: 305990

OS Grid: SK057059

Mapcode National: GBR 3CL.NF0

Mapcode Global: WHBFP.JMT2

Entry Name: Wyrley and Essington Canal Footbridge at Ogley Junction

Listing Date: 31 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087076

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219183

Location: Walsall, WS8

County: Walsall

Electoral Ward/Division: Brownhills

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Brownhills with Ogley Hay

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

WALSALL MB WYRLEY & ESSINGTON CANAL
SK 00 NE
2/124 Footbridge at
Ogley Junction

- II
Canal footbridge, carrying towpath of Anglesey Branch over the disused
Ogley locks section of the Wyrley & Essington Canal, which was opened in
1797 and closed in 1954. Bridge dated 1829. Cast iron with brick abut-
ments. Single elliptical arch. Each side formed from two castings, bolted
to a "keystone" in the centre. Parapets pierced to form lattice pattern
of saltire crosses. One spandrel is inscribed; "HORSELEY IRON WORKS 1829".
Part of this bridge is in Hammerwick CP (qv).


Listing NGR: SK0577505990

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