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Listed Building record MDR9675 - Rowlee Bridge, Blackely Hey, Hope Woodlands

Type and Period (2)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1830 AD to 1839 AD)
  • (Tudor to Georgian - 1540 AD to 1808 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

Early 19th century stone bridge of two spans with segmental arches and cutwater on both sides. (1) Allows access for Rowlee Farm to the trackway. Bridge is first recorded at this site in 1808, and was contemporary with trackway (see SMR 8296). (2) Current bridge is ag rade II listed bridge, built c 1830 of coursed squared gritstone. With two segmental arches with stone voussoirs; a flat string band at the springing of the arches and above the arches; a semi-circular cutwater on each side; curved wing walls; and stone copings. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: Council for British Archaeology (CBA). CBA Industrial Archaeology Report Card. Rowlee bridge.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Bevan, B (PDNPA). 1994. Alport Dale, Hope Woodlands, Derbyshire, archaeological survey.
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. NHLE No. 1203883.



Grid reference SK 14961 89069 (point)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3766

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Record last edited

Jan 18 2024 11:27PM

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