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Burton Bridge at Se 585 289 Selby Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Gateforth, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7539 / 53°45'14"N

Longitude: -1.114 / 1°6'50"W

OS Eastings: 458516

OS Northings: 428984

OS Grid: SE585289

Mapcode National: GBR NTN1.M1

Mapcode Global: WHDBX.VXP1

Entry Name: Burton Bridge at Se 585 289 Selby Canal

Listing Date: 5 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454637

Location: Gateforth, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Gateforth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Brayton St Wilfrid

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


GATEFORTH


SE 52 NE SELBY CANAL
371-/7/10003 Burton Bridge at SE 585 289

II

Accommodation bridge over canal. 1775-78. Designed by William Jessop. Dressed sandstone blocks. Humpbacked, single span bridge with semicircular, voussoired arch. Chamfered plinth to left and right of arch. Iron rope roller on NW corner of arch. Projecting string course. Low, slightly cambered solid parapet of large ashlared blocks of millstone grit. Parapet curves into round capped piers. The Selby Canal was constructed between 1774-1778 with William Jessop as principal engineer.


Listing NGR: SE5851628984

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Description


GATEFORTH


SE 52 NE SELBY CANAL
371-/7/10003 Burton Bridge at SE 585 289

II

Accommodation bridge over canal. 1775-78. Designed by William Jessop. Dressed sandstone blocks. Humpbacked, single span bridge with semicircular, voussoired arch. Chamfered plinth to left and right of arch. Iron rope roller on NW corner of arch. Projecting string course. Low, slightly cambered solid parapet of large ashlared blocks of millstone grit. Parapet curves into round capped piers. The Selby Canal was constructed between 1774-1778 with William Jessop as principal engineer.


Listing NGR: SE5851628984

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