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Chetwynd Bridge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Edingale, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7226 / 52°43'21"N

Longitude: -1.7232 / 1°43'23"W

OS Eastings: 418792

OS Northings: 313920

OS Grid: SK187139

Mapcode National: GBR 4DD.94Z

Mapcode Global: WHCGJ.HTNN

Entry Name: Chetwynd Bridge

Listing Date: 9 March 1953

Last Amended: 20 November 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038893

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272548

Location: Edingale, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Edingale

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Alrewas All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SK 11 SE


Chetwynd Bridge
(Formerly listed as "Salter's Bridge")



Road bridge. Dated 1824. By Joseph Potter, the County Surveyor. Cast iron and rusticated ashlar. Three segmental arches spanning the River Tame with latticework spandrels and a balustrade interspersed with panelled piers; abutments sweep round to end buttresses and buttresses also flank the central arch. Inscribed "CHETWYND BRIDGE / ERECTED BY THE / COUNTY OF STAFFORD / 1824 / SR. G CHETWYND BT / CHAIRMAN OF THE / QUARTER SESSIONS / JOSEPH POTTER / COUNTY SURVEYOR".

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1038825. That entry was removed from the List on 26 July 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 26 July 2016.

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

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