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Forge Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wortley, Barnsley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4941 / 53°29'38"N

Longitude: -1.5592 / 1°33'32"W

OS Eastings: 429344

OS Northings: 399802

OS Grid: SK293998

Mapcode National: GBR KXK1.75

Mapcode Global: WHCBY.0FTP

Entry Name: Forge Bridge

Listing Date: 21 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333834

Location: Hunshelf, Barnsley, S35

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Hunshelf

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thurgoland Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SK29NE HUNSHELF FORGE LANE
(north end),
Hunshelf
11/54 Forge Bridge
II
Bridge. Dated 1782. Built by Thomas Ramsden. Coursed dressed sandstone.
Two segmental arches. Triangular breakwaters. Chamfered band at base of
parapet which is of 3 deep courses including weathered coping. Splayed ends
with square terminal piers, that to north-west inscribed 'TR 1782'.
The bridge spans the River Don and is partly in the parish of Wortley.
J. A. Barstow, Fifteen Walks around Wortley, undated booklet.


Listing NGR: SK2934499802

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