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Wharf Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3554 / 51°21'19"N

Longitude: -1.9942 / 1°59'39"W

OS Eastings: 400501

OS Northings: 161813

OS Grid: SU005618

Mapcode National: GBR 2TV.SS9

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.D639

Plus Code: 9C3W9244+58

Entry Name: Wharf Bridge

Listing Date: 9 April 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431454

Location: Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Devizes

Built-Up Area: Devizes

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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1. Wharf Bridge

SU 0061 3a/216B 9.4.54.


One of 3 other bridges over the canal, all of same design. Large stilted
arch of stone, with radiating chamfered voussoirs and central keystone,
the chamfered joints carried horizontally through the archway. Projecting
string at road level and solid stone parapet with weathered coping. The
design is utlitarian of its day and without pretence of architectural quality;
well built however and with effective simple treatment of stonework.

Listing NGR: SU0050161813

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