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Latitude: 52.9558 / 52°57'21"N
Longitude: -2.9629 / 2°57'46"W
OS Eastings: 335406
OS Northings: 340262
OS Grid: SJ354402
Mapcode National: GBR 77.KSWC
Mapcode Global: WH89C.GY9W
Entry Name: Barton's Bridge
Listing Date: 25 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366544
English Heritage Legacy ID: 260792
Location: Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire, SY12
Community: Overton (Owrtyn)
Parish: Ellesmere Rural
Traditional County: Flintshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
ELLESMERE RURAL C.P.
SJ 34 SE
Bridge. Dated 1819, probably by Thomas Telford. Regularly coursed and dressed sandstone blocks. Single tall round-headed arch supported on high battered abutments. Rusticated voussoirs struck through to soffit; flat string-course and coped parapet (formerly with iron railings) terminating in rectangular corner piers. Datestone not noted at time of resurvey (February 1987). Spans the Shell Brook, which here forms the boundary with Wales.
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