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Iron Road Bridge over the New River

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Amwell, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8001 / 51°48'0"N

Longitude: -0.0207 / 0°1'14"W

OS Eastings: 536580

OS Northings: 213129

OS Grid: TL365131

Mapcode National: GBR KBT.1M6

Mapcode Global: VHGPP.L0FV

Entry Name: Iron Road Bridge over the New River

Listing Date: 30 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068694

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355869

Location: Great Amwell, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Great Amwell

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ware Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


LOWER ROAD (west end),
Iron Road Bridge over The New River


Road bridge over The New River aqueduct. Dated '1824'. Cast
iron with wrought iron balustrade. Segmental arched iron girders
on each face with open spandrels with 2 circles. Raised band and
central 'keystone' with date. Raised lettering on girder: 'New
River Company: Priestfield's Iron Works near Bilston.' The
earliest remaining bridge along The New River in Hertfordshire
(Branch-Johnson (1970) 101). Built while Willian Chadwell Mylne
(1781 - 1863) was the company's Engineer.

Listing NGR: TL3658013129

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