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Description: Road Bridge over River Isle
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
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KNOWLE ST GILES CP KNOWLE LANE
Road bridge over River Isle
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
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