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Bridge over Lake

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.5909 / 52°35'27"N

Longitude: -2.1406 / 2°8'26"W

OS Eastings: 390574

OS Northings: 299242

OS Grid: SO905992

Mapcode National: GBR 19H.LM

Mapcode Global: WHBFZ.24YL

Entry Name: Bridge over Lake

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201898

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378642

Location: Wolverhampton, WV1

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Central Wolverhampton

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


895-1/5/358 Bridge over lake


Bridge over lake. 1880. Cast-iron with ashlar abutments and
piers. Cast-iron segmental arches with lattice work spandrels
has date: 1880; balustrade with interlaced arcading and
handrail, partly repaired with timber; ashlar piers to ends
have embattled parapets; flat deck approx 5m wide and 20m
long. West Park was laid out by V.H. Vertegans, 1879-81, on
the site of Broad Meadows racecourse.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London:
1974-: P.326; Wolverhampton Borough Council: Report on West
Park: 1989-; Register of Parks and Gardens.).

Listing NGR: SO9057499242

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