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© Mr John Turner

IoE Number: 387451
Location: RIVER HULL RAILWAY BRIDGE AND OPERATING CABIN, BANKSIDE (east off)
  KINGSTON UPON HULL, KINGSTON UPON HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE
Photographer: Mr John Turner
Date Photographed: 19 May 2003
Date listed: 21 January 1994
Date of last amendment: 21 January 1994
Grade II

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KINGSTON UPON HULLTA03SEBANKSIDE680-1/4/47(East side (off))

KINGSTON UPON HULL TA03SE BANKSIDE 680-1/4/47 (East side (off)) River Hull Railway Bridge and operating cabin II Railway swing bridge spanning the River Hull, and operating cabin. c1885, with mid C20 additions. Riveted steel lattice trussed bowstring span with central roller pivot carried on round cast-iron posts which form a hollow pier. At the north-east end, a pair of panelled brick pedestals with stepped caps. Beyond them, a square operating cabin, 2 stages plus basement. Brick with ashlar dressings and flat roof. Channelled rusticated basement with ashlar cornice, and to north a round-arched doorway with Gibbs surround and multiple keystone in brick. Above, a panelled stage with rusticated quoins and a round-headed window to north. Above again, plain brick C20 stage with a window to west and a blocked window to north. The bridge is complete and in use.

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