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Canal Bridge at Ngr St 1665 2315

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradford-on-Tone, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0016 / 51°0'5"N

Longitude: -3.1892 / 3°11'21"W

OS Eastings: 316652

OS Northings: 123144

OS Grid: ST166231

Mapcode National: GBR LX.K3WD

Mapcode Global: FRA 466G.HD1

Entry Name: Canal Bridge at Ngr St 1665 2315

Listing Date: 16 July 1981

Last Amended: 7 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344546

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270944

Location: Bradford-on-Tone, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bradford-on-Tone

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

5/1 Canal Bridge at NGR ST 1665 2315
(formerly listed as Bridge over
Grand Western Canal at Trefusis
Road bridge over remains of Grand Western Canal. 1831-38 by James Green engineer to the Canal Company. Limestone dressed and squared, dressed voussoirs and string band, heavy rounded edge coping. Single flat segmental arch carried on 4 cast iron ribs bearing cast iron plates as centring for road bed. Straight abutments. An early and rare example of a canal bridge of cast iron construction. The canal closed in 1867.
(Harris, Grand Western Canal, 1973).

Listing NGR: ST1665223144

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