Railway Bridge by Chepstow Station
A Grade II Listed Building in Chepstow, Monmouthshire
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Latitude: 51.6405 / 51°38'25"N
Longitude: -2.6709 / 2°40'15"W
OS Eastings: 353668
OS Northings: 193740
OS Grid: ST536937
Mapcode National: GBR JM.7WBS
Mapcode Global: VH87T.N1C5
Entry Name: Railway Bridge by Chepstow Station
Listing Date: 12 November 2002
Last Amended: 12 November 2002
Source ID: 27113
Building Class: Transport
Location: On the N side of the station at the entrance to the Fairfield Mabey works.
Community: Chepstow (Cas-gwent)
Built-Up Area: Chepstow
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
Partly an original bridge of the Brunel railway of 1850, later extended on the downhill side.
Railway bridge. Built of coursed rockfaced stone with tooled stone dressings. A wide chamfered segmental arch spans the road, narrow brick lining to the vault and blue-brick header arch to downhill (E) side, voussoirs to the uphill (W) side. Above is the deck with side rails. Parapet has coping on downhill side, lost to uphill side which has inset metal straps; at base a roll-moulded band. Curved and angled abutments partly buttressed.
Reasons for Listing
Listed as part of the Brunel railway close to the Brunel station. Group value with this, the footbridge and the former steam mill within the works.
Other nearby listed buildings
Former steam flour mill and malting at Fairfield-Mabey Works
Immediately to E of railway line after road passes beneath railway to enter Fairfield-Mabey works and just N of Chepstow station..
Chepstow Railway Station
Situated on the W side of the railway at the E side of the town, Station Road leading indirectly off Beaufort Square
Footbridge at Chepstow Station
Spanning the double track just S of the main station building.
Parish Church of St Mary
Situated at the lower end of the street, now close to the by-pass, within a churchyard crossed by a railed walkway leading to Lower Church Street.
On corner site with Church Road; opposite the W entrance to St Mary's churchyard.
,6,St Mary Street,Chepstow,Chepstow,,
St Mary Street has ascending numbers downhill on S side to number 14 then uphill on N side to number 25.
Just fronting the SE corner of Beaufort Square at the top of St Mary Street.
Nos. 7&8 St Mary Street,,,Chepstow centre,Chepstow,GWENT,
St Mary Street has ascending numbers downhill on S side to number 14 then uphill on N side to number 25