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Railway Bridge 225 Yards to South West of Cross Roads

A Grade II Listed Building in Middleton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.0931 / 53°5'35"N

Longitude: -1.5857 / 1°35'8"W

OS Eastings: 427844

OS Northings: 355180

OS Grid: SK278551

Mapcode National: GBR 59G.1XZ

Mapcode Global: WHCDV.MJ43

Entry Name: Railway Bridge 225 Yards to South West of Cross Roads

Listing Date: 23 January 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79750

Location: Wirksworth, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Wirksworth

Built-Up Area: Middleton

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Wirksworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

Railway bridge 225 yds
to south-west of cross-roads
SK 25 NE 3/113


Circa 1825. A simple beam bridge of single span which formerly carried
the Cromford and High Peak Mineral Line over the road-way. Abuttments
of coursed stone subble. the wooden superstructure supported by 3 tapered
and flanged cast iron beams made by Butterley at his Ripley iron-works.
One of the earliest bridges of the type to have survived.

Listing NGR: SK2784455180

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

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