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Roving Bridge at Aston Junction, on the Birmingham Fazeley Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Nechells, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4903 / 52°29'25"N

Longitude: -1.8884 / 1°53'18"W

OS Eastings: 407674

OS Northings: 288049

OS Grid: SP076880

Mapcode National: GBR 625.Y5

Mapcode Global: VH9YX.7N1S

Plus Code: 9C4WF4R6+4J

Entry Name: Roving Bridge at Aston Junction, on the Birmingham Fazeley Canal

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343098

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217399

Location: Nechells, Birmingham, B6

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Nechells

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Cathedral Church of St Philip Birmingham

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Roving Bridge at Aston Junction, on the Birmingham-Fazeley Canal


Dated 1828 cast iron Horseley Ironworks roving bridge over the head of No 1
Aston Lock giving access to Digbeth branch canal. Elliptical arch, cast in
2 sections with bolted central clasping stanchions x pattern pierced balustrade
with quatrefoil band below handrail. Bolted cast deck panels. Stone dressed
brick swept abutments.

Listing NGR: SP0767488049

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