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Road Bridge over River Derwent

A Grade II Listed Building in Alderwasley, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.0594 / 53°3'33"N

Longitude: -1.4842 / 1°29'2"W

OS Eastings: 434668

OS Northings: 351473

OS Grid: SK346514

Mapcode National: GBR 6C9.9KK

Mapcode Global: WHDG7.5CJG

Entry Name: Road Bridge over River Derwent

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78975

Location: Alderwasley, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Alderwasley

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Wirksworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 35 SW
Road bridge over River Derwent
Road bridge. Late C18. Ashlar and coursed rubble gristone. Double arched bridge
with pointed cutwaters on each side of the upstream and downstream elevations.
Plain pilasters to head of half-cutwater to the west side and at the junction of
ashlar and rubblework to the east. Semi-circular arches, with plain wide bands
to arch heads, and shallow parapet with ridged coping. Three lesser openings in
west abutment, with stilted semi-circular arches and with cutwaters between. At
the western end of the west abutment, the tail race from the wire mills to the
north west passes through an arched opening before rejoining the River Derwent
to the south of the bridge. See also RIPLEY parish.

Listing NGR: SK3466851472

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