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Town Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Croston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6602 / 53°39'36"N

Longitude: -2.7737 / 2°46'25"W

OS Eastings: 348965

OS Northings: 418472

OS Grid: SD489184

Mapcode National: GBR 9V23.9M

Mapcode Global: WH865.C8DB

Entry Name: Town Bridge

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184332

Location: Croston, Chorley, Lancashire, PR26

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Croston

Built-Up Area: Croston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Croston St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 41 NE
8/80 Town Bridge

Bridge, dated 1682 on outside of west parapet. Squared sandstone. Single
segmental arch with arch band (reinforced with iron strap), rounded
coping to parapets, which are continued in a splay at the south end
(carrying iron railings here); humped sett-paved deck. Apex block on west
parapet dated 1682 in raised figures on the outer side. Small structure
but still a public road bridge; with Church Street immediately to the east
and Church of St. Michael which is framed by that street, an essential
element of a tightly-knit and both visually and historically interesting
group which is the principal architectural asset of the centre of this

Listing NGR: SD4896518472

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

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