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Roving Bridge over Birmingham/Wolverhampton Canal Just West of West Soho Loop Entrance

A Grade II Listed Building in Soho and Victoria, Sandwell

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Latitude: 52.4916 / 52°29'29"N

Longitude: -1.9429 / 1°56'34"W

OS Eastings: 403971

OS Northings: 288185

OS Grid: SP039881

Mapcode National: GBR 5P4.WQ

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.8MPT

Entry Name: Roving Bridge over Birmingham/Wolverhampton Canal Just West of West Soho Loop Entrance

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1289686

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217274

Location: Sandwell, B18

County: Sandwell

Electoral Ward/Division: Soho and Victoria

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Birmingham Bishop Latimer with All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SP 08 NW 6/7


Winson Green B18

Roving Bridge over Birmingham/Wolverhampton Canal just west of west Soho Loop entrance


Cast iron roving bridge serving double tow path of Telford's New Line. Single shallow segmental arch. Parapets pierced in saltire cross pattern and each formed from three castings. Stone dressed brick abutments. Inscribed: “THE HORSELEY COMPANY TIPTON 1848”.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1342647. That entry was removed from the List on 8 November 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 8 November 2016.

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

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