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Road Bridge over River Isle, Knowle St Giles

Description: Road Bridge over River Isle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 262191

OS Grid Reference: ST3407411266
OS Grid Coordinates: 334074, 111266
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8971, -2.9388

Location: Knowle St Giles, Somerset TA20 4AY

Locality: Knowle St Giles
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA20 4AY

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Listing Text

Road bridge over River Isle
- II

Road bridge over river. Probably C19. but possibly incorporating earlier fragments, Local stone rubble, ashlar
dressinqs. Two segmental arches, one dry: stepped parapet with plain copjngs, some chamfered edges, some rounded edged,
the parapets 'waisted' on plan, with serpentine corners to all but south-west corner, now straightened: cutwater on
south side. Site of bridge probably old, but probably altered when the Chard canal opened in l42, forced the raisin:
of this section of road. (VCH Somerset. Vol IV, 1978, Pl57).

Listing NGR: ST3407411266

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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