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Wyrley and Essington Canal Footbridge over West End of Bentley Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Wednesfield, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.597 / 52°35'49"N

Longitude: -2.0924 / 2°5'32"W

OS Eastings: 393839

OS Northings: 299919

OS Grid: SO938999

Mapcode National: GBR 1NF.3F

Mapcode Global: WHBFS.TZTF

Entry Name: Wyrley and Essington Canal Footbridge over West End of Bentley Canal

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201908

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378670

Location: Wolverhampton, WV11

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Wednesfield South

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Wednesfield

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Wednesfield St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Footbridge over west end of Bentley Canal


Footbridge to carry towpath over canal branch. Mid C19. Brick and cast-iron. Slightly segmental cast-iron arch has solid-cast lattice work parapets; brick abutments and ramps to each end have ashlar-coped parapets. Similar to footbridge at Broad St Basin (q.v.).

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 17 April 2018.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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