This cast iron arch bridge is noted for its unique arch rib design and decorative shields. The cast iron lattice spandrels also frame decorative shields of the City of York.
The cast iron arches appear to have been structurally supplemented by steel stringers added in 1994. These stringers and deck were raised six inches ca. 2016 to prevent deflection from causing damage to the cast iron arches.
The historic and structural integrity of the cast iron arches themselves is outstanding however.
Official Heritage Listing Information and Findings
Listed At: Grade II
List Entry Number: 1293791
This bridge is tagged with the following special condition(s): Cast Iron
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