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Swanscombe Cutting Footbridge Crossing A2 East of A296 Junction

A Grade II Listed Building in Bean, Kent

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Latitude: 51.4305 / 51°25'49"N

Longitude: 0.2983 / 0°17'53"E

OS Eastings: 559865

OS Northings: 172668

OS Grid: TQ598726

Mapcode National: GBR Y1.MVK

Mapcode Global: VHHP2.491R

Plus Code: 9F32C7JX+58

Entry Name: Swanscombe Cutting Footbridge Crossing A2 East of A296 Junction

Listing Date: 29 May 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119762

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469291

Location: Bean, Dartford, Kent, DA2

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Bean

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Southfleet St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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4/10001 Swanscombe Cutting
Footbridge crossing A2 east of A296 junction


Footbridge over trunk road. 1964. Kent County Council, J.S. Bergg, County Bridge Engineer. Prestressed concrete. Post-tensioned arch. First of several similar bridges built in Kent. An elegant example of an arch over dual carriageway. Crosses cutting at top of hill and closes notch in skyline.
(Eight bridges in Kent: Bergg J A: 1973-; Bridges of Britain: de Mare E: Batsford: 1975-).

Listing NGR: TQ6002074894

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