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Walkmill Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Market Drayton, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8982 / 52°53'53"N

Longitude: -2.49 / 2°29'23"W

OS Eastings: 367137

OS Northings: 333534

OS Grid: SJ671335

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.PFP7

Mapcode Global: WH9C3.QDHZ

Entry Name: Walkmill Bridge

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176547

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260324

Location: Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Market Drayton

Built-Up Area: Market Drayton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Little Drayton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 6633-6733 MARKET DRAYTON C.P. -

12/21 Walkmill Bridge
II

Bridge. Dated 1783, with mid-C19 alterations. Dressed red sandstone.
Single elliptical arch with raised keystone and voussoirs with stepped extrados.
Abutments with canted retaining walls. Parapet raised by one course in
the C19 and chamfered coping replaced or added. Keystone on downstream
side inscribed: "I.S. Fecit 1783". Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges
of Shropshire, Shropshire Libraries, pp. 14-15.


Listing NGR: SJ6713733534

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