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Handyside Arch Bridge (Over River Derwent)

A Grade II Listed Building in Derby, City of Derby

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Latitude: 52.9309 / 52°55'51"N

Longitude: -1.4775 / 1°28'38"W

OS Eastings: 435220

OS Northings: 337184

OS Grid: SK352371

Mapcode National: GBR PKB.7P

Mapcode Global: WHDGT.8LPG

Entry Name: Handyside Arch Bridge (Over River Derwent)

Listing Date: 2 March 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1215438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 400300

Location: Derby, DE1

County: City of Derby

Electoral Ward/Division: Darley

Built-Up Area: Derby

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chester Green St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

Handyside Arch Bridge
(Over River Derwent)
SK 33 NE 9/1 2.3.76

1878. Built by Andrew Handyside and Company, Ironfounders of Derby, as was the
bridge spanning Friar Gate (qv). This former railway bridge (now confined to pedestrian
traffic) is an interesting structure. The deck which formerly carried the track
is hung from steel segmental arches with a span of some 130 ft. The arches are
of lattice construction. Stone abutments, and parapet walls at sides.

Listing NGR: SK3522037184

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