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Description: Hedingham Castle, Bridge Spanning Dry Moat Between Inner and Outer Baileys and Including Attached Re
Date Listed: 21 June 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 114522
OS Grid Reference: TL7875235881
OS Grid Coordinates: 578752, 235881
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9926, 0.6021
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TL 78 35 CASTLE HEDINGHAM BAYLEY STREET
8/2 Hedingham Castle. Bridge
spanning dry moat between
21 6 62 inner and outer baileys
and including attached
retaining wall to North
Bridge C14/C16 reputed to have been built for the 13th Earl of Oxford circa
1496. Red brick. Of 4 spans with four centred arches of two chamfered orders.
Cutwater piers on south side. The centre pier is pierced east to west by a
small four centred arch. Later work includes the blocking of the east and west
spans to the north, pilasters to north piers, end pillars and coping. A red
brick retaining wall runs north west from the north west face following the line
of the dry moat. Scheduled Ancient Monument. RCHM 3.
Listing NGR: TL7875235881
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Source: English Heritage
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