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Latitude: 52.649 / 52°38'56"N
Longitude: -1.1342 / 1°8'3"W
OS Eastings: 458670
OS Northings: 306053
OS Grid: SK586060
Mapcode National: GBR FGD.K8
Mapcode Global: WHDJB.KP31
Entry Name: Abbey Corner Bridge
Listing Date: 5 May 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387174
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475088
Location: Leicester, LE4
County: City of Leicester
Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Leicester
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Leicester The Abbey
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 17/11/2015
ABBEY PARK ROAD,
Abbey Corner Bridge
(Formerly listed as Lady Bridge)
Road bridge. 1878. Steel, cast iron, red brick and ashlar dressings. 3 span, flat arched bridge, with brick abutments and piers. 2 brick piers with blue brick plinths and curved ashlar cutwaters with rusticated bands. Piers have roll moulded edges to either side with ashlar bases and caps. These piers rise above the deck and are topped with moulded ashlar caps with psuedo-battlemented tops. Abutments have similar broader piers which rise above the deck and have similar ashlar caps. Deck has broad steel girders with buckle plating between which form the 3 flat spans of the bridge. The sides have alternating cast iron curved brackets and pendants. Cast iron parapet has 2 circular strapwork wheels per panel.
Listing NGR: SK5867006053
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