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Cound Arbour Bridge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cound, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6431 / 52°38'35"N

Longitude: -2.6587 / 2°39'31"W

OS Eastings: 355528

OS Northings: 305245

OS Grid: SJ555052

Mapcode National: GBR BN.6G5C

Mapcode Global: WH9D6.4T7L

Plus Code: 9C4VJ8VR+6G

Entry Name: Cound Arbour Bridge

Listing Date: 8 May 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259746

Location: Cound, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Cound

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Cound

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 50 NE, SJ 5555 0524; 4/90

Cound Arbour Bridge



Bridge. Dated 1797. Painted cast iron with grey sandstone ashlar
abutments. Single elliptical span consisting of 4 ribs with panelled and
circular-pierced spandrels, and keystone dated: "CAST/AT COALBROOK/
DALE/1797"; curved abutments with square end piers; cast iron Gothic
balustrade with curved stanchions and moulded handrail. The bridge
spans the Cound Brook. The C18. balustrade is now set in a low C20
concrete parapet probably replacing an C18 cast iron or sandstone one.
Also sometimes known as Church Bridge. Shropshire Libraries,
photograph collection.

Listing NGR: SJ5552805245

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

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