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Cattawade Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Brantham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 51.9561 / 51°57'22"N

Longitude: 1.0574 / 1°3'26"E

OS Eastings: 610177

OS Northings: 233041

OS Grid: TM101330

Mapcode National: GBR TNX.B53

Mapcode Global: VHLCB.83W8

Entry Name: Cattawade Bridge

Listing Date: 30 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033430

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278808

Location: Brantham, Babergh, Suffolk, CO11

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Brantham

Built-Up Area: Brantham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Brantham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

Cattawade Bridge


Road bridge crossing Cattawade Creek, River Stour. C18 red brick, English bond
with some later repairs in Flemish bond. Cast iron tie plates. Stone and brick
coping. Stone band below parapets. Of 3 graduated arches with pilaster
buttressess between and at ends. Each arch with concrete plastered rim central
cast iron diamond tie plate with crossed bands. The parapet wall carries through
to north and south on both faces with various pilasters. A spur wall follows the
river bank to the north east. The fine cast iron tie plates are noteworthy,
circular, with raised, moulded and beaded rims, central foliate rosette with
inner rosette of sepals from which issue the tie rods. There are 10 to each
face. David Alderton, John Booker Batsford Guide to the Industrial Archaeology
of East Anglia 1980. White's Directory of Suffolk 1844.

Listing NGR: TM1017733041

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