Lennox Bridge, Parramatta

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Geographical coordinates: -33.8107 151.005

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English Lennox Bridge, Parramatta

The Lennox Bridge is a heritage-listed sandstone single arch bridge across the Parramatta River, located in Parramatta in Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The bridge was designed by and built under the supervision of David Lennox, the first Colonial Superintendent of Bridges using convict labour between 1836 and 1839. The Lennox Bridge is the third oldest surviving masonry bridge in New South Wales. The bridge carries Church Street, the main north-south street of Parramatta's central business district. It was added to the New South Wales State Heritage Register on 2 April 1999.

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German translation from English

Die Lennox-Brücke ist eine denkmalgeschützte Sandstein-Einzelbogenbrücke über den Parramatta River, die sich in Parramatta in Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australien, befindet. Die Brücke wurde von David Lennox entworfen und unter der Aufsicht von David Lennox gebaut, dem ersten Kolonialleiter der Brücken, der zwischen 1836 und 1839 Sträflingsarbeit einsetzte. Die Lennox-Brücke ist die drittälteste erhaltene Mauerwerksbrücke in New South Wales. Die Brücke führt die Church Street, die wichtigste Nord-Süd-Straße des zentralen Geschäftsviertels von Parramatta. Es wurde am 2. April 1999 in das New South Wales State Heritage Register aufgenommen.

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English Lennox Bridge

Church Street. This bridge is the most famous, and is one of the oldest in Australia. It was built by the colony's first superintendent of bridges (David Lennox) in the 1830s. It is on the site of the first recorded crossing point on the Parramatta River. The bridge has been classified by the National Trust. See Riverside walk below.

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