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Bridge over River Wye

A Grade II Listed Building in High Peak, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2578 / 53°15'28"N

Longitude: -1.9172 / 1°55'1"W

OS Eastings: 405622

OS Northings: 373422

OS Grid: SK056734

Mapcode National: GBR HZ1R.QW

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.JC8V

Entry Name: Bridge over River Wye

Listing Date: 21 December 1970

Last Amended: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257823

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463414

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Corbar

Built-Up Area: Buxton (High Peak)

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Buxton with Burbage and King Sterndale

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


BUXTON

SK0573SE THE SQUARE, Pavilion Gardens
616-1/4/105 (South West side)
21/12/70 Bridge over River Wye
(Formerly Listed as:
BUXTON GARDENS
Bridge over River Wye)

GV II

Bridge. Late C19. Manufactured by H Bailey and Sons Co,
Manchester. Painted cast-iron and coursed dressed stone piers.
West and east sides each have 4 piers with moulded cornices
supporting the main shallow arch with pendant, flanked by 2
smaller side arches, all with trellised spandrels and
balustrade. Detailing includes rosette bosses to trellis.
There are 2 square section verticals to the balustrade with
shallow caps and a moulded top rail. Round headed segmental
arches support the structure.
This bridge is an ornamental feature of the Pavilion Gardens
originally laid out by Sir Joseph Paxton for the Duke of
Devonshire.

Listing NGR: SK0562273422

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

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