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Cringleford Bridge, Cringleford

Description: Cringleford Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 226896

OS Grid Reference: TG1998305952
OS Grid Coordinates: 619983, 305952
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6068, 1.2474

Location: Newmarket Road, Norfolk NR4 6UE

Locality: Cringleford
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR4 6UE

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

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Listing Text


2/11 Cringleford Bridge


Bridge over river Yare, 1520 and 1780, ashlar limestone. Two 4-centred
arches separated by pointed abutment to upstream and downstream sides.
Parapets slightly splayed with terminal square piers having pyramidal caps.
Upper soffits in stone dressed brick, lower soffits in stone. The bridge
was widened 1780 by c.0.7m on either side; C18 arches c.0.25m wider all round
with brick soffits. The previous bridge was destroyed by floods November
1519. The southern bank of the river Yare is now the boundary of the City
of Norwich. The bridge is a Scheduled Ancient Monument, Norfolk 205.

Listing NGR: TG1998305952

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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