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Ferry Bridge

A Grade I Listed Building in Brotherton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.7159 / 53°42'57"N

Longitude: -1.2695 / 1°16'10"W

OS Eastings: 448306

OS Northings: 424630

OS Grid: SE483246

Mapcode National: GBR MTKG.YP

Mapcode Global: WHDC1.GVPQ

Plus Code: 9C5WPP8J+85

Entry Name: Ferry Bridge

Listing Date: 11 December 1967

Last Amended: 14 March 1986

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167483

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326065

Location: Brotherton, Selby, North Yorkshire, WF11

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Brotherton

Built-Up Area: Knottingley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Brotherton St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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The asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1225759. This entry was removed from the List on 13 June 2017.

SE 42 NE

Ferry Bridge

(formerly listed under General)

Bridge. Inscribed on plaques: 'JOHN CARR, ESQUIRE,/ OF YORK, ARCHITECT./
BUILDER./1804.' with C20 restoration. Tooled millstone grit ashlar.
8 round-headed arches of which there are 4 land arches to Ferrybridge side
and one to Brotherton, and 3 larger river arches. River arches have volute
keystones and hoodmoulds. Plain keystones to 2 flanking land arches,
otherwise rusticated surrounds. Canted cutwaters between river arches
surmounted by refuges in parapet. To either side of river arches a pier
with niche in quoined surround. Dentilled cornice to section bordered by
piers, otherwise ashlar band. 3 course parapet with vase balustrade to
central section. Parapet has splayed ends with rounded caps to 3 ends.

Listing NGR: SE 48306 24630

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