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Chapel Bridge over Black Beck, Barforth

Description: Chapel Bridge over Black Beck

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111593

OS Grid Reference: NZ1635416117
OS Grid Coordinates: 416354, 516117
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5401, -1.7487

Location: Barforth, Durham DL2 3RT

Locality: Barforth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3RT

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There is also a scheduled monument, Barforth Bridge, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text


4/4 Chapel Bridge over
Black Beck


Bridge. C14. Squared stone on south, rubble on north; cut dressings. Pointed
arch, double-chamfered to south; 2 chamfered ribs. Parapet (damaged on south)
on variously-moulded corbels; splayed wing walls.

Unusual survival of a small but good-quality medieval bridge.

Listing NGR: NZ1635416117

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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