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Latitude: 52.7066 / 52°42'23"N
Longitude: -1.5202 / 1°31'12"W
OS Eastings: 432514
OS Northings: 312209
OS Grid: SK325122
Mapcode National: GBR 6HJ.6GW
Mapcode Global: WHCGT.M79D
Entry Name: Meer Bridge
Listing Date: 20 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1361269
English Heritage Legacy ID: 187924
Location: Measham, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE12
District: North West Leicestershire
Civil Parish: Measham
Built-Up Area: Measham
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Measham St Laurence
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29/03/2016
SK 31 SW
Skew bridge of c1869-73. Carried road over railway line and includes long
slope with brick retaining walls to one side. Red brick English bond,
stone coped with stone springing to single segmental brick arch. Side
buttresses. 5 brick string course with moulded upper brick on outside
of walls bordering road just above road level. Road slope begins parallel
to line and crosses diagonally to end at 90° to line on other side.
No trace of further bridge which followed immediately to carry road over
former canal: replaced by earth bank. Built for L. & N.W. & M.R. Ashby
and Nuneaton Joint Railway.
Listing NGR: SK3251412209
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