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Swing Bridge over North Entrance Lock

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hotwells and Harbourside, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4488 / 51°26'55"N

Longitude: -2.6226 / 2°37'21"W

OS Eastings: 356828

OS Northings: 172383

OS Grid: ST568723

Mapcode National: GBR C1M.WH

Mapcode Global: VH88M.HVC7

Plus Code: 9C3VC9XG+GX

Entry Name: Swing Bridge over North Entrance Lock

Listing Date: 18 February 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379473

Location: Hotwells and Harbourside, Bristol, BS8

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Hotwells and Harbourside

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Clifton Holy Trinity with St Andrew the Less and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


ST5672 CUMBERLAND BASIN, Floating Harbour
901-1/41/1286 (West side)
18/02/72 Swing bridge over North Entrance


Swing bridge. c1844. By IK Brunel. Wrought-iron. Tubular
section long members, iron walls and timber-floored deck.
Moved from Brunel's South Entrance Lock to the North Entrance
Dock in 1873 (qv). The design foreshadowed Brunel's much
larger Royal Albert Bridge at Saltash.
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:

Listing NGR: ST5682872383

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

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