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Road Bridge over River Isle

A Grade II Listed Building in Knowle St. Giles, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8971 / 50°53'49"N

Longitude: -2.9388 / 2°56'19"W

OS Eastings: 334074

OS Northings: 111266

OS Grid: ST340112

Mapcode National: GBR M8.RTHL

Mapcode Global: FRA 46QQ.YPY

Entry Name: Road Bridge over River Isle

Listing Date: 30 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262191

Location: Knowle St. Giles, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Parish: Knowle St. Giles

Locality: Knowle St Giles

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Cricket Malherbie with Knowle St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

Listing Text

KNOWLE ST GILES CP KNOWLE LANE
ST31SW
Road bridge over River Isle
1/64
-
- II

Road bridge over river. Probably C19. but possibly incorporating earlier fragments, Local stone rubble, ashlar
dressinqs. Two segmental arches, one dry: stepped parapet with plain copjngs, some chamfered edges, some rounded edged,
the parapets 'waisted' on plan, with serpentine corners to all but south-west corner, now straightened: cutwater on
south side. Site of bridge probably old, but probably altered when the Chard canal opened in l42, forced the raisin:
of this section of road. (VCH Somerset. Vol IV, 1978, Pl57).


Listing NGR: ST3407411266

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