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Railway Bridge to North-West of West Mill over River Piddle

A Grade II Listed Building in Wareham Town, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.688 / 50°41'16"N

Longitude: -2.1249 / 2°7'29"W

OS Eastings: 391275

OS Northings: 87600

OS Grid: SY912876

Mapcode National: GBR 21G.X6H

Mapcode Global: FRA 67F8.412

Entry Name: Railway Bridge to North-West of West Mill over River Piddle

Listing Date: 8 April 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153638

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108093

Location: Wareham Town, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Wareham Town

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wareham Lady St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


Railway bridge
to north west of
West Mill over River Piddle
SY 9187 5/208


1847. Built for Southampton and Dorchester Railway. Red brick. 3 arches, 2
outer ones red brick, central one flat iron span. South-west arch is a contemporary
skew arch, north-east one mainly renewed. Broad battered buttresses. Quadrant
retaining walls to embankment at either end.

West Mill, West Mill Farm House and the bridges over the River Piddle form a group.

Listing NGR: SY9127587600

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

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