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St George's Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Hebden Bridge, Calderdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7424 / 53°44'32"N

Longitude: -2.0127 / 2°0'45"W

OS Eastings: 399261

OS Northings: 427335

OS Grid: SD992273

Mapcode National: GBR GTD5.16

Mapcode Global: WHB8F.16VB

Entry Name: St George's Bridge

Listing Date: 21 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230336

English Heritage Legacy ID: 405240

Location: Hebden Royd, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Hebden Royd

Built-Up Area: Hebden Bridge

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hebden Bridge St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 9927 HEBDEN ROYD C.P. ST. GEORGE'S STREET,
Hebden Bridge

5/245 St. George's Bridge

-

G.V. II

Bridge, dated 1892. Cast iron by "DE BERGUE & CO. LTD. MANCHESTER" 2-span
slightly skew bridge with triangular dressed stone breakwaters which rise into
elaborately decorated piers with sunken panels and bratished cap. East pier is
inscribed "J. SUTCLIFFE ARCHITECT."
1892
West pier is inscribed "E. RILEY CONTRACTOR."
18 cast panels to each side have quatrefoil set within a circle.
One cast iron panel reads: "ST. GEORGE'S BRIDGE
ERECTED BY
PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTIONS
WITH THE AID OF A GRANT
FROM THE WEST RIDING
COUNTY COUNCIL
COMMITTEE
JOHN CROWTHER
GEORGE PICKLES
ABM MOSS
JOSEPH GREENWOOD
J. B. BROWN SEC.

C. Spencer, St. George's Bridge, Hebden Bridge, Hebden Bridge Lit. & Sci. Local
History Section Booklets, Vol. 4 (1983), p.22.


Listing NGR: SD9926127335

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