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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: IRON BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER DEE

List entry Number: 1129943

Location

IRON BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER DEE, ALDFORD APPROACH TO EATON HALL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityAldford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 04-Jun-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55196

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History

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Details

SJ 4160 ALDFORD C.P ALDFORD APPROACH TO EATON HALL

9/1 Iron Bridge over the River Dee 4/6/1952 (Formerly listed under Eaton Civil Parish)

I

Bridge, 1824, by William Hazledine for the 1st Marquis of Westminster. Cast iron with yellow sandstone abutments. A single span of 50 metres forming a lofty segmental arch has open spandrels, containing lattice bracing ornamented with cusped mouchettes, trefoils and quatrefoils. Cast iron railings with dogbars and cusped heads to panels. Cast iron double gates at crown of bridge. Carriageway bands have raised cast lettering: at the west end William Hazledine, Director (north side) and William Stuttle, Clerk of Works (south); at the east end William Crossley, Surveyor (north side) and William Stuttle, Junior Founder (south). The massive sandstone abutments, curved in plan, terminate in octagonal piers. The western half of the bridge is in Poulton civil parish.

Listing NGR: SJ4182960087

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National Grid Reference: SJ 41829 60087

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