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Description: Greys Bridge
Date Listed: 10 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 106333
OS Grid Reference: SY7002190834
OS Grid Coordinates: 370021, 90834
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7164, -2.4260
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SY 79 SW LONDON ROAD
8/144A Greys Bridge (that
part in the Parish
Road bridge over River Frome. Early-mid C18 - built for Laura, widow of
George Pitt of Kingston Maurward (qv) d1750. Ashlar stone structure, with 3
moulded round arches, and pointed cutwaters. Double plat band above
arches. Weathered coping. Parapets stepped out each end - possibly to form
pedestrian refuges. Plaque on parapet threatening transportation for life
for anyone found guilty of wilfully damaging the bridge. 7 & 8. George IV
signed T Fooks.Metal plaque on other parapet with initials MB, B of D (for
Borough of Dorchester) 1835. This presumably a repair date. Part in the
Civil Parish (formerly Borough) of Dorchester. Scheduled Ancient Monument
No. 40. (RCHM Monument 12 (Dorchester Parish) Dorset Vol II)
Listing NGR: SY7002190834
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Source: English Heritage
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