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St Olave's Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in St Olaves, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5372 / 52°32'14"N

Longitude: 1.6215 / 1°37'17"E

OS Eastings: 645692

OS Northings: 299427

OS Grid: TM456994

Mapcode National: GBR YRZ.W77

Mapcode Global: VHM66.2H29

Plus Code: 9F43GJPC+VJ

Entry Name: St Olave's Bridge

Listing Date: 15 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305125

English Heritage Legacy ID: 227766

ID on this website: 101305125

Location: St Olaves, South Norfolk, NR31

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Haddiscoe

Built-Up Area: St Olaves

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Haddiscoe St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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TM 49 NE
10/31 St. Olave's Bridge
- II

Road over River bridge (River Waveney). 1847 by George Edwards. Site of
medieval ferry. Bridge proposed 1297 and 1422. Stone bridge erected c.1509.
Subsequent repairs until rebuilt 1847, new decking 1920, pedestrian walkway
added to south side 1960. Gault brick and cast iron with some steel. Gault
brick piers to east and west banks of river rounded to form cutwaters. Bridge
of bowstring girder construction of cast iron segments supporting deck by means
of vertical hangers. Hangers and deck now of steel. Deck supported on steel
transverse girders. Cast iron lattice parapets flank decking supported by
scrolled brackets.

Listing NGR: TM4569299427

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