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Latitude: 51.5906 / 51°35'26"N
Longitude: -2.9936 / 2°59'36"W
OS Eastings: 331263
OS Northings: 188437
OS Grid: ST312884
Mapcode National: GBR J5.C5PZ
Mapcode Global: VH7BD.2980
Entry Name: Newport Bridge (partly in Stow Hill community)
Listing Date: 12 March 1999
Last Amended: 12 March 1999
Source ID: 21459
Building Class: Transport
Location: Carries A467 over The Usk, from Clarence Place towards High Street.
Community: St. Julians (Sain Silian)
Community: St. Julians
Built-Up Area: Newport
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
The bridge opened on 22 June 1927, replacing the stone bridge of 1800 by David Edwards. The bridge is by the Borough Engineer, W E Lloyd.
Road bridge of 5 arches. Stone piers and abutments in grey ashlar, rock-faced cutwaters, steel girder arches. The piers are pierced with arches. The piers rise to form bases for classicising iron lamps with triple lanterns. Pierced iron balustrades between.
Elegant early C20 bridge on key site adjacent to Newport Castle.
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