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Shawbury Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Shawbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7874 / 52°47'14"N

Longitude: -2.6516 / 2°39'5"W

OS Eastings: 356149

OS Northings: 321292

OS Grid: SJ561212

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.XJDF

Mapcode Global: WH9CM.76KF

Entry Name: Shawbury Bridge

Listing Date: 29 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260130

Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shawbury

Built-Up Area: Shawbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shawbury St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


9/134 Shawbury Bridge


Bridge. Mid-C18, widened in 1936. Red and grey sandstone ashlar.
3 round arches with archivolts and raised triple keystones. Breakwaters
with concave tops. Planking pilaster buttresses, string course and
parapet. Angled wing walls The Bridge was widened to the south in
1936. Stone in southern parapet inscribed: "SALOP C.C./SHAWBURY BRIDGE/
WIDENED 1936". The bridge carries the Shrewsbury-Market Drayton road
over the River Roden. Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges of Shropshire,
Shropshire County Libraries and Shropshire County Council, p.65.

Listing NGR: SJ5614921292

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