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Burrington Bridge, Burrington

Description: Burrington Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150184

OS Grid Reference: SO4359272051
OS Grid Coordinates: 343592, 272051
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3436, -2.8294

Location: Burrington, County of Herefordshire SY8 2HS

Locality: Burrington
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY8 2HS

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Listing Text

SO 47 SW
SO 43587206
3/5 Burrington Bridge
Road bridge over River Teme. Late C18.Coursed dressed sandstone rubble
with ashlar dressings. Single elliptical arch with projecting dropped
keyblock and circular flood outlets pierced in spandrels. Above the arch-
way there is a corbel table beneath the parapet. The plain parapet has an
ashlar coping and the ends are splayed and terminate in rectangular piers
with flat capping. The bridge is about five yards wide and 34 yards long.
The bridge is of simpler but similar design to Castle Bridge (qv) and Forge
Bridge (qv) downstream, all of which are situated on the Downton Castle (qv)
estate and may have also been designed by Richard Payne Knight.

Listing NGR: SO4359272051

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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