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Vauxhall Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6115 / 52°36'41"N

Longitude: 1.722 / 1°43'19"E

OS Eastings: 652075

OS Northings: 308028

OS Grid: TG520080

Mapcode National: GBR YQY.B4R

Mapcode Global: WHNVZ.FM6B

Entry Name: Vauxhall Bridge

Listing Date: 26 February 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468652

Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30

County: Norfolk

District: Great Yarmouth

Town: Great Yarmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Central and Northgate

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Great Yarmouth

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Yarmouth

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


GREAT YARMOUTH

TG5208SW VAUXHALL BRIDGE ROAD
839-1/11/194 Vauxhall Bridge

II

Twin-track railway and footpath bridge over River Bure. c1850,
strengthened and footpath section added c1900. Original parts
wrought-iron, additions of steel. Rusticated stone abutments.
Construction in the form of three c1900 bow-spring lattice
girders and suspension rods carrying three c1850 longitudinal
beams. Lower bow-spring supports the footpath addition.
HISTORY: the bridge was originally authorised by the Norfolk
Railway (Yarmouth Extension) October 1847. It was strengthened
and extended c1900 and thereafter carried rail and tram
traffic and pedestrians. This is a rare survival of a
wrought-iron railway bridge with significant early steel
strengthening.


Listing NGR: TG5207508028

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

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