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Chain Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Donington, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.8419 / 52°50'30"N

Longitude: -1.3782 / 1°22'41"W

OS Eastings: 441979

OS Northings: 327335

OS Grid: SK419273

Mapcode National: GBR 7H9.SGG

Mapcode Global: WHDH7.STXP

Plus Code: 9C4WRJRC+QP

Entry Name: Chain Bridge

Listing Date: 16 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358143

ID on this website: 101101748

Location: North West Leicestershire, DE74

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Castle Donington

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Castle Donington St Edward the King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

Tagged with: Footbridge

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SK 42 NIi
Chain Bridge
- II

Former footbridge connecting Donington Park with kitchen gardens. Mid-late
C19. At each end is a battered retaining pier of dressed stone. Chains are
hung from wooden posts between. Four heavy chains supported former wooden foot-
way, now missing. Balustrades are made up of lighter chains arranged in criss-
cross pattern.

Listing NGR: SK4197927335

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