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Latitude: 52.6839 / 52°41'1"N
Longitude: -1.8316 / 1°49'53"W
OS Eastings: 411477
OS Northings: 309587
OS Grid: SK114095
Mapcode National: GBR 3C9.RQR
Mapcode Global: WHCGN.TSZV
Entry Name: Causeway Bridge to End of Minster Pool
Listing Date: 5 February 1952
Last Amended: 17 June 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1292574
English Heritage Legacy ID: 382582
Location: Lichfield, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13
Civil Parish: Lichfield
Built-Up Area: Lichfield
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Lichfield St Michael and St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
BIRD STREET (North East side)
Causeway Bridge to end of Minster Pool
(Formerly Listed as: BIRD STREET The Bridge over Minster Pool)
Causeway bridge. c1300 and 1816. By Joseph Potter Snr of Lichfield, County Surveyor. Ashlar and cast-iron. Three elliptical arches, the outer ones blind, with pointed cutwaters, roll moulding and low parapet with iron railings; four openwork boxes, with openwork lamp standards to ends reminiscent of the railings to the Shire Hall, Stafford (qv). Incorporates the medieval causeway under the surface. No water to southwest side.
Original causeway bridge carried main London to Chester road over the junction between the Bishop's Fish Pool (drained) and Minster Pool.
Listing NGR: SK1147709587
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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