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Milford Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Baschurch, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7842 / 52°47'3"N

Longitude: -2.86 / 2°51'36"W

OS Eastings: 342090

OS Northings: 321082

OS Grid: SJ420210

Mapcode National: GBR 7C.XMSK

Mapcode Global: WH8BD.18CX

Entry Name: Milford Bridge

Listing Date: 27 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259205

Location: Baschurch, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Baschurch

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Baschurch All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 42 SW


Milford Bridge


Road bridge. 1831. Thomas Stanton, engineer. Tooled red sandstone ashlar. Two segmental arches with stepped voussoirs, impost bands, and central semi-circular cutwaters. Curved wing walls with square end piers, string course and plain parapet with rounded top. Parapet of large stone blocks with herringbone tooling. The contract for the building of the bridge was awarded to Nathaniel Edwards. Thomas Stanton was deputy to Thomas Telford, the County Surveyor of Bridges. Milford Bridge carries the Little Ness-Baschurch road over the River Perry.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1055933. That entry was removed from the List on 14 December 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15 December 2016.

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

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