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Latitude: 52.9814 / 52°58'53"N
Longitude: -1.8956 / 1°53'44"W
OS Eastings: 407103
OS Northings: 342680
OS Grid: SK071426
Mapcode National: GBR 37R.1L0
Mapcode Global: WHBD4.VBH6
Entry Name: Bridge and Steps, Alton Station
Listing Date: 17 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1286720
English Heritage Legacy ID: 275130
Location: Farley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10
District: Staffordshire Moorlands
Civil Parish: Farley
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SK 0642-0742 FARLEY C.P. FARLEY LANE
Bridge and steps, Alton
Bridge and steps. Circa 1849. Rock faced ashlar with smooth faced
ashlar coping. Single segmental arch with chamfered voussoirs springing
from imposts, half roll moulded parapet band and low parapet surmounted
by iron railings; flights of steps to left and right with moulded hand
rails. The Churnet Valley Railway was opened in 1849. The bridge forms
a significant part of the group of buildings in the Churnet Valley
including The Tudor Lodge (q.v.) the former stationmaster's house (q.v.)
and the former waiting room (q.v.). The bridge and steps at Alton railway station
formerly served the now disused ChurnetValley Railway which opened in 1849.
Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SK0710342680
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