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Footbridge at Junction with Wolverhampton Level (Approximately 230 Metres East of Bridge Street) Birmingham Canal Birmingham Level

A Grade II Listed Building in Smethwick, Sandwell

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Latitude: 52.4987 / 52°29'55"N

Longitude: -1.9584 / 1°57'30"W

OS Eastings: 402923

OS Northings: 288982

OS Grid: SP029889

Mapcode National: GBR 5L2.G4

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.0GKB

Plus Code: 9C4WF2XR+FM

Entry Name: Footbridge at Junction with Wolverhampton Level (Approximately 230 Metres East of Bridge Street) Birmingham Canal Birmingham Level

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214908

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219215

ID on this website: 101214908

Location: Soho, Sandwell, West Midlands, B66

County: Sandwell

Electoral Ward/Division: Soho and Victoria

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Smethwick

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Smethwick The Resurrection

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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SP 08 NW
Birmingham Level, Smethwick
9/15 Footbridge at junction
with Wolverhampton Level
30.3.87 (approx 230m east of
Bridge Street)


Canal footbridge. 1828. Cast-iron. Brick abutments have sandstone dressings.
Single elliptical arch. Sides each of two castings, bolted to central "keystone".
Pierced in form of saltire crosses, with band of quatrefoils below handrail.
Spandrel inscribed: "HORSELEY IRON WORKS STAFFORDSHIRE 1828". Southern abutment
partly repaired with C20 brick and concrete.

Listing NGR: SP0292388982

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