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Footbridge and Wall Abutting on North West Side at Ngr St 2213 2295, Taunton

Description: Footbridge and Wall Abutting on North West Side at Ngr St 2213 2295

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270723

OS Grid Reference: ST2211822959
OS Grid Coordinates: 322118, 122959
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0007, -3.1113

Location: Wessex Road, Taunton, Somerset TA1 4XW

Locality: Taunton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA1 4XW

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Listing Text

ST2213 2295
Footbridge and wall abutting on
9/159 North-West side at NGR ST 2213


Footbridge over stream and wall abutting on North-West side. Late C18. Large blocks of undressed quartz, Ham stone
voussoirs, brick soffits and abutments. Single span arched bridge without coping, Shallow waterfall of 6 steps created
in stream below on North site. Abutting wall on North West side, undressed quartz, about one metre high and continued
for about 10 metres. Bridge not accessible at time of survey (March 1984). This is all that remains of Batts Park. The
house stood about 100 metres to the North-West and was demolished in 1937 when Sherford camp was built. Also known
erroneously as the Roman Bridge.

Listing NGR: ST2211822959

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Source: English Heritage

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