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Footbridge, Richmond Park, Rutherglen Road, Glasgow

A Category C Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8387 / 55°50'19"N

Longitude: -4.232 / 4°13'55"W

OS Eastings: 260323

OS Northings: 662863

OS Grid: NS603628

Mapcode National: GBR 0RV.6Q

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.YHYT

Plus Code: 9C7QRQQ9+F6

Entry Name: Footbridge, Richmond Park, Rutherglen Road, Glasgow

Listing Name: Richmond Park, Footbridge over Polmadie Burn, (Opposite Queensferry Street)

Listing Date: 23 March 1992

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377580

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33699

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Southside Central

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Late 19th century. Level footbridge with 3 segmental arches over the mouth of the Polmadie Burn. Droved pink ashlar with four rectangular-sectioned terminal piers with moulded cornices and panels to outer flanks. Cutwaters. Cast iron parapets with plain horizontal rails.

Statement of Interest

A simple, elegant 3-arched footbridge with corniced terminal piers and cast iron parapet rails. The water is now channelled into two of the three arches. The bridge (not in use 2010) carries the footpath over the Polmadie Burn at the south side of Richmond Park, running parallel with the Rutherglen Road.

List description revised as part of the Glasgow East End listing review, 2010.

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