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Bradberry Balk Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wombwell, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5305 / 53°31'49"N

Longitude: -1.4083 / 1°24'29"W

OS Eastings: 439321

OS Northings: 403918

OS Grid: SE393039

Mapcode National: GBR LWLM.X4

Mapcode Global: WHDCY.BJNB

Entry Name: Bradberry Balk Bridge

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333673

Location: Barnsley, S73

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Stairfoot

Built-Up Area: Wombwell

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wombwell St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


5/45 Bradberry Balk Bridge


Bridge. c1800. Coursed, squared sandstone, tooled-ashlar voussoirs.
Single span. Rusticated elliptical arch with band-rusticated ashlar
soffit. Swept batter to flanking abutment walls. Projecting end-
piers linked by cambered band beneath parapet wall with weathered
copings. Some copings missing and some replaced by concrete.
Crosses the Dearne and Dove Canal constructed following an act of
1793 and opened in 1804 but now largely infilled.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of Yorkshire and North-East England,
vol 2, 1973, pp280-290.

Listing NGR: SE3932103918

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