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Packhorse Bridge at Ngr Ss 9051 4691, Selworthy

Description: Packhorse Bridge at Ngr Ss 9051 4691

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265486

OS Grid Reference: SS9051646921
OS Grid Coordinates: 290516, 146921
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2110, -3.5688

Locality: Selworthy
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 8HN

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There is also a scheduled monument, Allerford Packhorse Bridge, Immediately North of Cross Lane Farm, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text


25/73 Packhorse Bridge at NGR SS 9051 4691



Packhorse bridge. Medieval in origin, restored subsequently. Red sandstone random rubble, flat stone coping. Plan: 2 arch span, segmental headed random rubble voussoirs, central cutwater on east side (upstream), parapet swept back in
north-east corner, pebbled pathway. Scheduled Ancient Monument (Somerset County No 212). (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS9051646921

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Source: English Heritage

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