Description: Llanyblodwel Bridge
Date Listed: 8 October 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 256632
OS Grid Reference: SJ2416822886
OS Grid Coordinates: -691026, -15286931
Latitude/Longitude: 1,000.0000, 1,000.0000
LLANYBLODWEL C.P. LLANYBLODWEL
SJ 22 SW
5/84 Llanyblodwel Bridge
- (formerly listed as
Bridge. Dated 1710, repaired 1886. Regularly coursed and
dressed sandstone blocks. Central 4-centred arch flanked by triangular
cutwaters, carried up to form pedestrian refuges, end lower segmental arches;
all arches with dripstones. Low parapet surmounted by cast-iron railings,
probably of 1888. Uncoursed rubble abutments. Cast-iron plaque
on north approach (east side) reads: "LLANYBLODWEL BRIDGE / THIS BRIDGE
WAS TAKEN OVER BY THE / COUNTY COUNCIL OF SALOP IN 1899": Spans the
River Tanat, forming a picturesque group with the Horse Shoe Inn (q.v.)
and The Cottage (q.v.). Scheduled Ancient Monument, County No. 229.
Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges of Shropshire (1985), pp. 11-12.
Listing NGR: SJ2416822886
Source: English Heritage
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