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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
Entry Name: Blackfriars Bridge
Listing Date: 4 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1279490
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387932
Location: Manchester, M3
Electoral Ward/Division: Ordsall
Built-Up Area: Manchester
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Manchester Cathedral
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
(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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