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River Hull Railway Bridge and Operating Cabin

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston upon Hull, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Latitude: 53.7631 / 53°45'47"N

Longitude: -0.3338 / 0°20'1"W

OS Eastings: 509936

OS Northings: 430922

OS Grid: TA099309

Mapcode National: GBR GPG.4G

Mapcode Global: WHGFK.VP71

Entry Name: River Hull Railway Bridge and Operating Cabin

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197656

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387451

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU8

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Drypool

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull, Drypool St Columba

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


680-1/4/47 (East side (off))
River Hull Railway Bridge and
operating cabin


Railway swing bridge spanning the River Hull, and operating
cabin. c1885, with mid C20 additions. Riveted steel lattice
trussed bowstring span with central roller pivot carried on
round cast-iron posts which form a hollow pier. At the
north-east end, a pair of panelled brick pedestals with
stepped caps. Beyond them, a square operating cabin, 2 stages
plus basement. Brick with ashlar dressings and flat roof.
Channelled rusticated basement with ashlar cornice, and to
north a round-arched doorway with Gibbs surround and multiple
keystone in brick. Above, a panelled stage with rusticated
quoins and a round-headed window to north. Above again, plain
brick C20 stage with a window to west and a blocked window to
north. The bridge is complete and in use.

Listing NGR: TA0993630922

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