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Walton Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Walton, Warrington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3603 / 53°21'37"N

Longitude: -2.6073 / 2°36'26"W

OS Eastings: 359680

OS Northings: 384994

OS Grid: SJ596849

Mapcode National: GBR BY7L.B4

Mapcode Global: WH98Q.XSLT

Entry Name: Walton Bridge

Listing Date: 23 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139316

English Heritage Legacy ID: 59006

Location: Walton, Warrington, WA4

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Walton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Walton St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 58 SE WALTON C.P. WARRINGTON ROAD

5/66 Walton Bridge

II

Bridge circa 1770 by James Brindley for the Duke of Bridgewater
(carrying Warrington Road over the Bridgewater Canal). Stone-dressed
brown brick. Deep segmented arch with springers and raised band of
stone around brick voussoirs. Flush stone copings to parapets.
Abutments curved in plan and battered in section. Oak rubbing-post for
towropes in east corner of abutment. Sandstone kerbs to canal banks
under bridge; dry-stone lining to embankments adjoining bridge.


Listing NGR: SJ5968084994

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