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Blackfriars Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Salford, Salford

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Latitude: 53.4838 / 53°29'1"N

Longitude: -2.2478 / 2°14'52"W

OS Eastings: 383651

OS Northings: 398593

OS Grid: SJ836985

Mapcode National: GBR DHG.Z4

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.FPTM

Plus Code: 9C5VFQM2+GV

Entry Name: Blackfriars Bridge

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279490

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387932

Location: Manchester, M3

County: Salford

Electoral Ward/Division: Ordsall

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Manchester Cathedral

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text



Blackfriars Bridge

(Formerly listed as: Blackfriars Bridge (that part in City of Manchester) and Blackfriars Bridge (that part in Salford Civil Parish))



Public road bridge. c.1820. Sandstone ashlar. Three spans.
Classical style. Three semicircular arches (east end partly
embedded in river bank), with vermiculated rusticated
voussoirs, triangular cutwaters and low piers with rounded
ends from which rise pairs of Ionic semicolumns; plain frieze
and dentilled cornice breaking forward over the columns. C20
parapet with tubular iron railings replaced with stone clad reinforced concrete in 1991.

Listing NGR: SJ 83651 98593

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

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