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Clapton Bridge, West Crewkerne

Description: Clapton Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 262460

OS Grid Reference: ST4131306293
OS Grid Coordinates: 341313, 106293
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8532, -2.8351

Location: B3165, Wayford, West Crewkerne, Somerset TA18 8PU

Locality: West Crewkerne
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA18 8PU

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Listing Text


5/213 Clapton Bridge


Road bridge over River Axe. Probably C18, extended and widened in l830. Ham stone ashlar. Three arches, the widest to
the north segmental-arched, the others semi-circular, with a cutwater on east side between the south and middle arches
only, the south arch virtually dry: parapets have chamfered plinths and chamfered top edges, with square piers at ends,
the north west end being angled slightly; parapets plain on riversides. The 1830 works executed by John Pavey at cost
of £210 (Bentley J.B and Murless B.J, Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST4131306293

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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