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Waterloo Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Runcorn, Halton

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Latitude: 53.3405 / 53°20'25"N

Longitude: -2.7387 / 2°44'19"W

OS Eastings: 350909

OS Northings: 382880

OS Grid: SJ509828

Mapcode National: GBR 9Y9T.V7

Mapcode Global: WH87Q.X90F

Plus Code: 9C5V87R6+6G

Entry Name: Waterloo Bridge

Listing Date: 31 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105680

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56038

Location: Mersey, Halton, WA7

County: Halton

Electoral Ward/Division: Mersey

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Runcorn

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Runcorn All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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5/80 Waterloo Bridge


Road bridge over the Bridgewater Canal 1828 with sidewalk and parapet
added in 1886. Red sandstone with cast iron balustraded parapet.
3 arches with rustications and added piers with corbels supporting
the footway. The balustrading is in 5 sections between bridge abut-
mentsd and decorative moulded cast iron posts. The centre span has
"Waterloo Bridge" in interlaced rings at carriageway level. The
posts have projecting caps surmounted by a swan neck motif and the
balustrades loops linked by flowers.

Listing NGR: SJ5090982880

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