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Bearstone Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Woore, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.9471 / 52°56'49"N

Longitude: -2.4099 / 2°24'35"W

OS Eastings: 372551

OS Northings: 338932

OS Grid: SJ725389

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y.L949

Mapcode Global: WH9BY.Y6L1

Entry Name: Bearstone Bridge

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260447

Location: Woore, Shropshire, TF9

County: Staffordshire

District: Newcastle-under-Lyme

Civil Parish: Woore

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Mucklestone St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 73 NW

B 5026

Bearstone Bridge



Bridge. 1830, by Thomas Stanton. Grey sandstone ashlar. Single segmental arch with stepped extrados. Flat string course with chamfered top, and parapet curving out at ends, with chamfered coping and octagonal end piers with pyramidal caps. The builder was George E. Hamilton, Civil Engineer, of Wolverhampton. The bridge carries the B 5026 across the River Tern, which at this point forms the boundary between Shropshire and Staffordshire.

Listing NGR: SJ7255138932

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1029841. This entry was removed from the List on 23rd May 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23rd May 2016.

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

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