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Wool Bridge, Wool

Description: Wool Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108850

OS Grid Reference: SY8445587149
OS Grid Coordinates: 384455, 87149
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6838, -2.2214

Location: E Burton Road, Winfrith Newburgh, Dorset BH20 6HQ

Locality: Wool
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 6HQ

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

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Listing Text

SY 88 NW
4/390 WOOL
Wool Bridge (that
part in the Parish of


Bridge over River Frome medieval origin, present structure mainly C16, with later
repairs. Stone structure with some brick repairs. Three projecting cutwaters on
each side - these also form refuges. Moulded stone parapet coping. Five arches to
main section of bridge - additional brick flood arch added on south in C19.
Note. Part in East Stoke Parish.
RCHM Monument 6. Scheduled Ancient Monument

Listing NGR: SY8445187160

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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