Description: Hartford Bridge, over the River Blyth
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235877
OS Grid Reference: NZ2427879975
OS Grid Coordinates: 424278, 579975
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1136, -1.6209
WANSBECK A 1068
NZ 28 SW (Hartford)
4/6 Hartford Bridge,
Bridge, C15 or C16, widened 1688, widened again and partly rebuilt 1904.
North arch squared stone on east, remainder of east face tooled-and-margined
stone, west face snecked rock-faced stone with ashlar voussoirs and tooled-
and-margined parapet, with brick soffit to western part. 3 segmental arches.
East face shows triple-chamfered C15/16 arch on right and large triangular
cutwaters carrying shallow pilaster buttresses; band below parapet, which
has chamfered coping. Low end piers. West face shows lower curved cutwaters
with moulded cornice, and similar pilasters.
Partly in Blyth Valley District.
Listing NGR: NZ2427879975
Source: English Heritage
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