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Bridge and aqueduct, carrying Beverley Beck over the Barmston Drain

A Grade II Listed Building in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8397 / 53°50'22"N

Longitude: -0.396 / 0°23'45"W

OS Eastings: 505642

OS Northings: 439349

OS Grid: TA056393

Mapcode National: GBR TSP1.2B

Mapcode Global: WHGF4.WRM9

Plus Code: 9C5XRJQ3+VJ

Entry Name: Bridge and aqueduct, carrying Beverley Beck over the Barmston Drain

Listing Date: 6 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487562

ID on this website: 101246137

Location: Weel, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Beverley

Built-Up Area: Beverley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Beverley Minster St John and St Martin

Church of England Diocese: York

Tagged with: Bridge

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 13 November 2023 to correct a typo in the name, address and description


WATERSIDE ROAD (north side)
Bridge and aqueduct, carrying Beverley Beck over the Barmston Drain


(Formerly listed as Bridge and Aqueduct, carrying Beverley Beck over the Branston Drain)


Also Known As: Beverley Tunnel, WATERSIDE ROAD, Grovehill

Bridge and aqueduct. 1801. Designed by William Chapman as part of the Beverley and Barmston Drainage scheme. Red brick with ashlar dressings. Curved north face of the bridge has three small segmental ashlar arches with keystones and rounded ashlar cut-waters. Above a brick band, and above again an ashlar band. Plain brick parapet topped with ashlar coping. South face of bridge similar to north. Segmental arches or tunnels below link these two facades.

The Beverley and Barmston Drainage Act was passed in 1798 to drain the marshes to the west of the Hull river. William Chapman was appointed its engineer and the scheme was finally completed in 1810 at a cost of £115,000.

Listing NGR: TA0564239349

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