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Bridge Across the Sheffield to Rotherham Railway Line

A Grade II Listed Building in Rotherham West, Rotherham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4269 / 53°25'36"N

Longitude: -1.3828 / 1°22'58"W

OS Eastings: 441105

OS Northings: 392414

OS Grid: SK411924

Mapcode National: GBR LXST.D8

Mapcode Global: WHDDJ.Q4P5

Entry Name: Bridge Across the Sheffield to Rotherham Railway Line

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286468

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335705

Location: Rotherham, S61

County: Rotherham

Electoral Ward/Division: Rotherham West

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Rotherham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Masbrough St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SK 41109242 (SK 49 SW),
5/69

ROTHERHAM,
STEEL STREET (west end, off),
Bridge across the Sheffield to Rotherham railway line

II

Bridge. Probably 1838, engineer Frederick Swanwick for the Sheffield and
Rotherham Railway (Whishaw, p. 400). Red brick, sandstone band and copings.
Single span. Keyed segmental arch springs from moulded band. Arch
flanked by battered piers and abutment walls with square, projecting end
piers. Continuous rounded band above arch breaks forward at piers.
Parapet with moulded and chamfered copings. The Sheffield to Rotherham
line was opened on November 1st, 1838.

Whishaw's Railways of Great Britain and Ireland (1842).


Listing NGR: SK4110592414

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