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Paythorne Bridge, Paythorne

Description: Paythorne Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 183430

OS Grid Reference: SD8310751259
OS Grid Coordinates: 383107, 451259
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9571, -2.2589

Location: Neps Lane, Newsholme, Lancashire BB7 4JE

Locality: Paythorne
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4JE

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Listing Text


SD 830 512

1/98 Paythorne Bridge

- II

Bridge over the River Ribble, probably C17th,widened on north side
and parapets renewed probably mid C19th. Sandstone ashlar. Has 2
segmental arches, and 2 triangular cutwaters on each side. Solid
parapets have central and end piers, string, and weathered coping.
The arches on the southern side have ribbed soffits. The north-west
(Paythorne) approach to the bridge has abutments mainly of rock-faced
limestone with 2 arches for floodwaters. Part of this bridge is in
Newsholme C.P. (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD8310751259

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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