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Latitude: 50.194 / 50°11'38"N
Longitude: -5.4102 / 5°24'36"W
OS Eastings: 156701
OS Northings: 38235
OS Grid: SW567382
Mapcode National: GBR FX05.BMQ
Mapcode Global: VH12N.5DP3
Entry Name: Former Railway Bridge over Copperhouse Creek at NGR SW566382
Listing Date: 14 January 1988
Last Amended: 16 July 2018
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1143706
English Heritage Legacy ID: 70153
Location: Hayle, Cornwall, TR27
Civil Parish: Hayle
Built-Up Area: Hayle
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Phillack
Church of England Diocese: Truro
9/59 Railway bridge at SW 566382
Railway bridge over Copperhouse Creek. Built in 1837 for the Hayle Railway. Killas and granite rubble with dressed granite voussoirs to the road arches and granite hogs back, copings to the parapets. 3-span bridge built obiquely over a tidal stream and with semi-circular-on-plan cutwaters on the upstream side.
3 equal spans of round arches. The parapet masonry is different to that of the
The Hayle Railway was authorised by Act of Parliament in 1834, and this section
operated until 1852 when the West Cornwall Railway opened and the line was diverted.
This bridge is one of the few remaining complete structures from the Hayle Railway.
Listing NGR: SW5670138235
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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