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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: CUMBERLAND FOOTBRIDGE OVER GRAND UNION CANAL TO OUTER CIRCLE, REGENTS PARK

List entry Number: 1329910

Location

CUMBERLAND FOOTBRIDGE OVER GRAND UNION CANAL TO OUTER CIRCLE, REGENTS PARK, PRINCE ALBERT ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityCamdenLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 16-May-1978

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Jan-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477804

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2883NW PRINCE ALBERT ROAD 798-1/75/1343 Cumberland Footbridge over Grand 16/05/78 Union Canal to Outer Circle, Regents Park (Formerly Listed as: REGENTS PARK Cumberland Footbridge)

II*

Footbridge over Grand Union Canal. c1864. Manufactured by Henry Grissell, London (date & name on beams). Cast-iron. Single span rising in a gentle bow from masonry abutments. Load bearing beam arches of H section carrying subsidiary girders of footpath decking. Foliate running pattern decoration in spandrels of bridge. Cast-iron railings with enriched arcaded decoration with scroll-bracketed standards. Portland stone abutments with rusticated plinth carrying piers with cornices enriched with stiff leaf ornament. Piers surmounted by cast-iron lamp posts with candelabra bases having lion masks, column shafts, C20 reproduction lanterns and single ladder bars. Approaches to bridge with coped masonry parapets. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached to the northern end, cast-iron railings with torch flambe finials, curving on each side to tall stone piers surmounted by torch flambe urns. The western half of the bridge lies in the City of Westminster.





Listing NGR: TQ2822683649

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National Grid Reference: TQ 28227 83649

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