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Latitude: 52.7075 / 52°42'26"N
Longitude: -2.6034 / 2°36'12"W
OS Eastings: 359328
OS Northings: 312370
OS Grid: SJ593123
Mapcode National: GBR BQ.2HRP
Mapcode Global: WH9D0.Z6GQ
Entry Name: Walcot Bridge
Listing Date: 8 April 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1033347
English Heritage Legacy ID: 362495
Location: Rodington, Telford and Wrekin, TF6
County: Telford and Wrekin
Civil Parish: Rodington
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Rodington St George
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
Dated 1782. Designed by William Hayward circa 1740-82. Road bridge over the River Tern. Ashlar with three rusticated round-arches with keyblocks. Cutwaters have semi-circular section 'pilasters' above in the spandrels. String course and low parapet with panel at centre inscribed with date MDCCLXXXII and inscription "the last Edifice erected by that ingenious Architect William Hayward". The abutments splay outwards and are terminated with square piers. William Hayward also designed the bridge over the River Tern at Atcham, Shropshire and the bridge over the Thames at Henley, Oxfordshire in 1781.
This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29 September 2016.
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