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Drayton Brick Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Drayton Bassett, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.5965 / 52°35'47"N

Longitude: -1.7086 / 1°42'30"W

OS Eastings: 419836

OS Northings: 299893

OS Grid: SP198998

Mapcode National: GBR 4FZ.6VC

Mapcode Global: WHCH3.QZLV

Entry Name: Drayton Brick Bridge

Listing Date: 9 March 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294893

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272767

Location: Drayton Bassett, Lichfield, Staffordshire, B78

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Drayton Bassett

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Drayton Bassett St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


9/15 Drayton Brick
- II

Canal bridge. Circa 1787. Red brick with stone coping. Single semi-
circular arch spanning the canal, plain parapet and square end piers.
Small round headed door to the left hand side of the arch on the north
side. The Minworth to Fazeley branch of the Birmingham and Fazeley
Canal, which Drayton Brick Bridge serves, was opened in 1789; the contractor
was John Pinkerton. S. R. Broadbridge,The Birmingham Canal Navigations,
Vol. I 1768-1846 (1974) pp.38-45.

Listing NGR: SP1983699893

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