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Railway Bridge Beneath Track to Low Laithes Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Wales, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.3489 / 53°20'56"N

Longitude: -1.2812 / 1°16'52"W

OS Eastings: 447946

OS Northings: 383797

OS Grid: SK479837

Mapcode National: GBR MYHQ.F7

Mapcode Global: WHDDZ.924Z

Entry Name: Railway Bridge Beneath Track to Low Laithes Farm

Listing Date: 15 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286316

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335864

Location: Wales, Rotherham, S26

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Wales

Built-Up Area: Kiveton Park

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wales St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

4/113 Railway bridge beneath
track to Low Laithes


Railway bridge. c1849. For the Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway,
engineer John Fowler (L.James p.58 ). Coursed, squared, rock-faced limestone,
brick soffit. Single-span bridge accommodating track to Low Laithes Farm over
railway. Segmental arch rises from skew-backed springing stones linking as
a band across intrados, voussoirs aligned with narrow courses in spandrels;
battered abutment walls. Continuous band above arch links projecting end piers.
Deeply-coursed stone to coped parapet.
L. James, A Chronology of the Construction of Britain's Railways 1778-1855, 1983.

Listing NGR: SK4794683797

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