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Retaining Wall to Highway and Flights of Steps

A Grade II Listed Building in Ludlow, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.3648 / 52°21'53"N

Longitude: -2.7178 / 2°43'3"W

OS Eastings: 351222

OS Northings: 274327

OS Grid: SO512743

Mapcode National: GBR BK.S5MD

Mapcode Global: VH843.VT2H

Plus Code: 9C4V977J+WV

Entry Name: Retaining Wall to Highway and Flights of Steps

Listing Date: 9 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281958

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389995

ID on this website: 101281958

Location: Ludford, Shropshire, SY8

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ludlow

Built-Up Area: Ludlow

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ludlow St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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825-1/1/495 (West side)
Retaining wall to highway and
flights of steps


Retaining wall and steps. 1829-30. Coursed rubble stone and
brick. Approx 1.5m high the wall runs southwards from outside
No.72 (qv) to outside No.34 (qv), and has flights of
flag-topped steps up to the highway at intervals. The wall was
created as part of the gradient improvement works carried out
following the advice of Thomas Telford in 1829.
(Lloyd D: Broad Street - its houses and residents through
eight centuries: Birmingham: 1979-: P.15-16).

Listing NGR: SO5122174326

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