Full Report for Listed Buildings


Summary Description of a Listed Buildings


Reference Number
16554
Building Number
 
Grade
II  
Status
Designated  
Date of Designation
08/12/1995  
Date of Amendment
08/12/1995  
Name of Property
Caeau Bridge  
Address
 

Location


Unitary Authority
Wrexham  
Community
Esclusham  
Town
 
Locality
Bersham  
Easting
330434  
Northing
349337  
Street Side
 
Location
Carries the by-road on the W side of Bersham village over the River Clywedog, 400m approx. W of Plas Power Chapel  

Description


Broad Class
Transport  
Period
 

History
History: The bridge is probably mid-late C18.  

Exterior
Description: Single span arched bridge. Roughly coursed and squared rubble with rusticated voussoirs to shallow segmental arch, with keyblock. Parapet formed from massive ashlar blocks, stepped out at each end to form terminal piers.  

Interior
 

Reason for designation
Listed as a fine example of a small masonry bridge which forms part of a group with Caeau Weir  

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