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L&M Railway structures under threat
RAIL PLAN PUTS 10 LISTED STRUCTURES IN MANCHESTER AT RISK
Ten listed structures associated with the Liverpool & Manchester Railway are threatened by Network Rail's planned Ordsall Chord project — including the Grade I listed former Liverpool Road railway station Station Master's house, an 1830 warehouse and George Stephenson's River Irwell bridge (pictured). An alternative route (Option 15) for the new rail chord is available and is supported by English Heritage .....
READ ... English Heritage's letter of objection (pdf) >