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Latitude: 53.2337 / 53°14'1"N
Longitude: -3.4281 / 3°25'41"W
OS Eastings: 304774
OS Northings: 371692
OS Grid: SJ047716
Mapcode National: GBR 6M.07RH
Mapcode Global: WH76N.9ZTC
Entry Name: Bridge over Former Railway Line at Llannerch Park
Listing Date: 2 April 1993
Last Amended: 9 January 1998
Source ID: 278
Building Class: Transport
Location: To E of A525 approximately 1km N of Trefnant. Carries minor road over former Vale of Clwyd Railway cutting opposite gates of Llannerch Park.
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Dated 1858; part of the Vale of Clwyd Railway, constructed from 1857-1858 (opened October 1858).
Cast iron and stone road bridge. Abutments to E and W in rock-faced squared masonry with smooth levelling course. Above abutments, stone parapet walls have large piers to inner ends, and smaller piers to outer ends; heavy flat copings to piers. Span of bridge in iron with brick soffits. Girders to N and S carry foundry plate 'Brymbo 1858'. Cast iron railings to N and S have tall round-headed arcade with pierced spandrels and hand-rails.
Listed for its special interest as an original bridge from one of North Wales' earliest branch lines, and as an example of work from the famous Brymbo Foundry.
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