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Bridge, Anchor Thread Mills, Paisley

A Category B Listed Building in Paisley, Renfrewshire

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Latitude: 55.8412 / 55°50'28"N

Longitude: -4.4176 / 4°25'3"W

OS Eastings: 248709

OS Northings: 663529

OS Grid: NS487635

Mapcode National: GBR 3K.54T9

Mapcode Global: WH3P6.3FMX

Plus Code: 9C7QRHRJ+FW

Entry Name: Bridge, Anchor Thread Mills, Paisley

Listing Name: Abbeymill, Former Anchor Mills, Seedhill Footbridge and Gate

Listing Date: 15 August 1990

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 384683

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB39135

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200384683

Location: Paisley

County: Renfrewshire

Town: Paisley

Electoral Ward: Paisley East and Central

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

Tagged with: Bridge

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Circa 1880. Wrought-iron or steel bowstring trussed footbridge over the White Cart Water from the Domestic Finishing Mill to Loanend. Wrought-iron piers and Anchor Shields at S end.

Statement of Interest

The bridge was relocated a short distance further east along the river. The gate (as shown on 1980s images) is no longer there.

Listed building record updated in 2024.

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