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Wyrley and Essington Canal Footbridge at Pelsall Junction

A Grade II Listed Building in Pelsall, Walsall

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Latitude: 52.6377 / 52°38'15"N

Longitude: -1.9722 / 1°58'20"W

OS Eastings: 401975

OS Northings: 304438

OS Grid: SK019044

Mapcode National: GBR 3CQ.L6S

Mapcode Global: WHBFN.PY1R

Entry Name: Wyrley and Essington Canal Footbridge at Pelsall Junction

Listing Date: 31 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077179

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219182

Location: Walsall, WS3

County: Walsall

Electoral Ward/Division: Pelsall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Pelsall St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SK 00 SW
4/123 Footbridge at
Pelsall Junction
- II

Towpath bridge. Probably early to mid-C19. Spans Wyrley & Essington Canal
(opened 1797) at its junction with Cannock Extension Canal (opened 1863).
Cast iron with brick abutments which have some sandstone dressings. Single
segmental arch. Both side girders cast in one piece, pierced to form lattice-
work pattern of saltire crosses. Girders joined by iron plates to form walkway.

Listing NGR: SK0197504438

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

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