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Pen Y Bont (That Part in Llanyblodwel Civil Parish), Llanyblodwel

Description: Pen Y Bont (That Part in Llanyblodwel Civil Parish)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 256607

OS Grid Reference: SJ2145323883
OS Grid Coordinates: 321453, 323883
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8068, -3.1666

Location: B4396, Llanyblodwell, Shropshire SY10 9JQ

Locality: Llanyblodwel
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 9JQ

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Listing Text

SJ 22 SW

5/59 Pen-y-bont (that part
- in Llanyblodwel C.P.)

- II

Bridge. 1718, extensively repaired 1836. Regularly coursed and dressed
limestone rubble with ashlar dressings. Single segmental arch with projecting
keystone and rusticated voussoirs struck through to soffit. Flat string
course and plain parapet terminating in rectangular corner piers. There
was formerly a plaque on one of the parapets which stated "This Bridge
was erected with stone at ye equal charge of the County of Denbigh and
ye Hundred of Oswestry in ye County of Salop A.D. 1718". Spans the River
Cynlaith, which here forms the boundary with Wales. Anthony Blackwall,
Historic Bridges of Shropshire (1985), p. 15.

Listing NGR: SJ2145323883

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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