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White Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ormskirk, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6347 / 53°38'4"N

Longitude: -2.8063 / 2°48'22"W

OS Eastings: 346782

OS Northings: 415657

OS Grid: SD467156

Mapcode National: GBR 8VVD.7S

Mapcode Global: WH864.VWVX

Plus Code: 9C5VJ5MV+VF

Entry Name: White Bridge

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184413

Location: Mawdesley, Chorley, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Mawdesley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Mawdesley with Bispham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 41 NE
8/159 White Bridge
- II

Public road bridge over new cut of River Douglas. Probably early- to
mid-C18. Squared sandstone. Three span. Segmental arches with rusticated
voussoirs, keystones, arch-bands; rounded cutwaters of rock-faced stone
with concave chamfered tops dying into pilasters; plain cornice, parapet
and rounded coping (which may be replacements). History: Douglas
Navigation built 1720-42. Closely resembles Great Hanging Bridge, Croston
CP (q.v.). Item crosses boundary with Rufford CP, West Lancs District.

Listing NGR: SD4678215657

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

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