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Latitude: 51.7194 / 51°43'9"N
Longitude: -0.2901 / 0°17'24"W
OS Eastings: 518212
OS Northings: 203682
OS Grid: TL182036
Mapcode National: GBR H8R.5H4
Mapcode Global: VHGPX.X1HQ
Entry Name: Telfords Bridge
Listing Date: 26 June 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174667
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163648
Location: London Colney, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL2
Civil Parish: London Colney
Built-Up Area: St Albans
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: London Colney St Peter
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 10 SE LONDON COLNEY HIGH STREET/BARNET ROAD
13/114 Telford's bridge
Bridge, said to be 1774. Apparently not by Thomas Telford.
Parapet and railings added mid C20. Red brick. Some stone
dressings. Seven tunnel arches, progressively larger towards
centre. Arch piers rest on battered brick plinths that curve
round beneath the arches in segmental-shaped channels. The
outermost piers on each side of the bridge retain their wedge-
shaped cutwaters. All piers on S side have stone-dressed bases.
C20 square buttresses added to some of the arch piers.
Listing NGR: TL1821203682
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