Description: Blanchland Bridge, over the River Derwent
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240379
OS Grid Reference: NY9662150273
OS Grid Coordinates: 396621, 550273
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8473, -2.0541
BLANCHLAND BLANCHLAND VILLAGE
24/13 Blanchland Bridge,
over the River Derwent
Bridge, probably mid-C18. Tooled-and-margined stone, parapet and abutments
coursed stone. South end higher than north. Elliptical arch and smaller round
arch to north with triangular cutwater between carried up to level of impost
band, which is continued along broader abutments to pilaster linking with band
below parapet. Parapet with sloped coping terminates in square piers with low
pyramidal caps. Short approach walls on north with gabled coping; pent shed
on west side north abutment,with boarded door, slit vent and stone slate roof.
Part of this bridge is in County Durham.
Listing NGR: NY9662350269
Source: English Heritage
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