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Description: Lune Bridge
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111292
OS Grid Reference: NY9590424041
OS Grid Coordinates: 395904, 524041
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6115, -2.0649
LUNEDALE B6277, Laithkirk
NY 92 SE
Road bridge over the River Lune. Late C18; upstream side widened c.1868 (when
Lune Viaduct built). Sandstone ashlar; rebuilt parapets and snecked, rock-
faced upstream side.
Downstream segmental arch, with flush voussoirs, flanked by battered buttresses;
chamfered band above arch. Upstream segmental arch with projecting rock-faced
voussoirs. Parapets with segmental copings. Attached end walls: flat-coped
to north, about 9.0 metres long and curved on plan; south-east wall ends in a
circular pier with domical cap, south-west wall ends in a rectangular pier.
Included for group value.
This bridge straddles the parishes of Holwick, Middleton and Lunedale.
E Jervoise. The Ancient Bridges of the North of England, 1931 p 48.
Listing NGR: NY9590424041
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