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Latitude: 51.4805 / 51°28'49"N
Longitude: -0.172 / 0°10'19"W
OS Eastings: 527035
OS Northings: 177315
OS Grid: TQ270773
Mapcode National: GBR 5R.KF
Mapcode Global: VHGR4.Y1YV
Entry Name: Battersea Bridge (That Part in Wandsworth)
Listing Date: 7 April 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183430
English Heritage Legacy ID: 206978
Location: Wandsworth, London, SW11
Electoral Ward/Division: St Mary's Park
Built-Up Area: Wandsworth
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Battersea St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
BATTERSEA BRIDGE SW11
(that part in Wandsworth)
TQ 27NE 2/1
By J W Bazalgette 1890. Of 5 spans of unequal radii rising to a distinct central
The cutwaters of the piers are stone-faced with channelled rustication. Each pier
supports a stone pilaster rising to road level.
Wrought iron spans spring from the piers, their outer margins swept back in concave
section and ribbed. The spandrels carry iron panels with foliated decoration in
Above the spans a cornice breaking round the stone pilasters marks the line of the
road. It supports above each pilaster a stone pedestal with swept cornice and
between each 2 pedestals an iron balustrade. This is composed of coupled
colonnettes from which spring stilted arches.
(Northern half of bridge is in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea).
Listing NGR: TQ2703577315
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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