Monument record M4456 - Roving Bridge at Osberton Hall, Worksop


CANAL BRIDGE (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 61919 79159 (point)
Map sheet SK67NW
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Worksop, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Roving bridge on the Chesterfield Canal, 1771-77. This is an original red brick bridge, but with some repairs. There are also stop grooves on the eastern side of the bridge, and there are remains of the container for the stop planks. In use. (1)
Roving bridge SW of Osberton Hall takes the towing path from the north bank to the south. (2)

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

8 BW print, E4A-E8A, KK13A,14A, SMR

<1> Patrick A , undated, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1129.

<2> Patrick A, 1975, Canals in Nottinghamshire (Monograph). SNT50.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Personal comment: Patrick A . undated. Pers Comm.
  • <2> Monograph: Patrick A. 1975. Canals in Nottinghamshire. NCC.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jun 8 2023 4:27PM

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