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Black Monkey Bridge, Old Cleeve

Description: Black Monkey Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 264842

OS Grid Reference: ST0322941835
OS Grid Coordinates: 303229, 141835
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1675, -3.3854

Location: Old Cleeve, Somerset TA24 6HJ

Locality: Old Cleeve
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 6HJ

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Listing Text


1/84 Black Monkey Bridge


- II

Railway bridge. Circa 1860. Square and coursed punched red sandstone, rusticated surround to arched opening voussoirs
of alternating red and paler coloured blocks, raking buttresses rising to parapet, stone coping. Rusticated dado to
base of archivault, latter ashlar. Square and diamond shaped iron tiles. Bridge set over stream and foot path, one of
the best bridges on the West Somerset Railway line.

Listing NGR: ST0322941835

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Source: English Heritage

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