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Bury St. Edmunds Station Bridge
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
associated engineer
Joseph Locke
date  1846
era  Victorian  |  category  Bridge  |  reference  TL852652
ICE reference number  HEW 923
A slightly skewed span railway bridge over Northgate Street, Station Bridge is part of Locke's Ipswich to Bury St Edmunds railway, which opened in 1846.
The bridge has a semi-elliptical arch of 54ft 7in. Its brickwork has inset courses, giving the appearance of ashlar block.
The bridge served as the line's terminus until the completion of the adjacent station.
Resident Engineer: Peter Bruff
Contractor: Thomas Brassey
Architect: Frederick Barnes
reference sources   CEH E&C

Bury St. Edmunds Station Bridge