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Latitude: 52.3869 / 52°23'12"N
Longitude: -2.5313 / 2°31'52"W
OS Eastings: 363933
OS Northings: 276678
OS Grid: SO639766
Mapcode National: GBR BT.QPJ7
Mapcode Global: VH847.28MH
Plus Code: 9C4V9FP9+QF
Entry Name: Hopton Court Bridge
Listing Date: 29 February 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383547
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483978
Location: Hopton Wafers, Shropshire, DY14
Civil Parish: Hopton Wafers
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Hopton Wafers
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO6376 Hopton Court Bridge
Bridge for minor road over Hopton Brook. Late C18-early C19.
Brick and stone rubble.
Single round arch of 5.5 metre span on abutments rising 4.5
metres above the brook, with brick flanking buttresses. Stone
rubble side walls with 3 buttresses each side and splayed
approach walls. Brick central parapet with 2 brick string
courses. Stone rubble side parapets with the 2 string courses
continued in ashlar. Ashlar plain copings now mostly renewed
in concrete. Parapet and roadway probably raised.
Retaining walls on north-east side have brick-vaulted footway
under the road with ashlar segmental-arched openings.
(Blackwall A, E.R.D., C.eng., M.I.C.E., M.I.H.T.: Historic
Bridges of Shropshire: Shrewsbury: 1985-).
Listing NGR: SO6393376678
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