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Latitude: 52.5055 / 52°30'19"N
Longitude: -1.9948 / 1°59'41"W
OS Eastings: 400451
OS Northings: 289736
OS Grid: SP004897
Mapcode National: GBR 2BZ.GQ
Mapcode Global: VH9YV.C9S3
Entry Name: Hartley Bridge, Chance's Glassworks (Approximately 230 Metres West of Spon Lane South) Birmingham Canal Birmingham Level
Listing Date: 21 July 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1077153
English Heritage Legacy ID: 219209
Location: Sandwell, B66
Electoral Ward/Division: St Pauls
Built-Up Area: West Bromwich
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Smethwick The Resurrection
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
SANDWELL MB BIRMINGHAM CANAL
SP 08 NW
Birmingham Level, Smethwick
9/10 Hartley Bridge,
21.7.78 (approx 230m west of Spon
Bridge. Early to mid-C19. Sandstone with parapets partly of brick. Single
segmental arch with voussoirs rusticated in honeycomb pattern. Low parapet
with stone coping. Attached to the western parapet is a cast iron plaque
inscribed: "HARTLEY BRIDGE". The bridge spans Telford's New Main Line,
which was built in a cutting on the Birmingham Level and was opened in 1828.
It formerly linked the northern part of Chance's Glassworks (qv) with build-
ings to the south of the canal which were probably developed from the 1840's
onwards. (VCH p 115).
Listing NGR: SP0045189736
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