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Latitude: 53.3025 / 53°18'9"N
Longitude: -2.7088 / 2°42'31"W
OS Eastings: 352858
OS Northings: 378633
OS Grid: SJ528786
Mapcode National: GBR 9ZJ7.BV
Mapcode Global: WH87Y.C891
Plus Code: 9C5V873R+2F
Entry Name: Frodsham Viaduct Number 53
Listing Date: 6 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1253269
English Heritage Legacy ID: 436340
Location: Frodsham, Cheshire West and Chester, WA6
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Frodsham
Built-Up Area: Frodsham
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Aston St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 57 NW FRODSHAM C.P. CHESTER-WARRINGTON RAILWAY
2/60 Frodsham Viaduct,
Part in Sutton C.P.
Railway viaduct over River Weaver and adjoining land, 1848-1850, by A Rendel, Engineer, Thomas Brassey, contractor, for Birkenhead, Lancs & Cheshire Junction Railway Co. Red sandstone, brown brick and cast iron. 2 segmental-arched iron spans of circa 30 metres over river; 2 round arches on west bank (Frodsham C.P.) and 21 on east bank (Sutton C.P.). Piers to iron spans are rusticated tooled ashlar; the other spans have rusticated voussoirs, pier faces and quoins and rock-faced spandrelsl brick reveals. Cornice to iron-span piers, plainer imposts to others. Top of central pier to river modified to take mid C20 concrete track bed.
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