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Forde Bridge (That Part in Winsham Civil Parish and Somerset County), Winsham

Description: Forde Bridge (That Part in Winsham Civil Parish and Somerset County)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 262242

OS Grid Reference: ST3621405344
OS Grid Coordinates: 336214, 105344
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8441, -2.9073

Location: Whatley Lane, Winsham, Somerset TA20 4HR

Locality: Winsham
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA20 4HR

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Listing Text


4/117 Forde Bridqe
(that part in Winsham CP and
Somerset County)



Road bridge over River Axe. Possibly built in 1824 for Sir Alexander Hood, Local lias stone cut and squared, with some
Ham stone dressings. Three semi-circular arches, plain above with level parapets having chamfered copings and outward
solays at each end, extended on SW corner towards Forde Abbey, Dorset (qv): full-height angled cutwaters on east side,
on west side angled only below arch springing. (Bentley J.B and Murless B.I, Somerset Roads, S1AS, l985).

Listing NGR: ST3621205340

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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