Description: Longford Castle Bridge
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319391
OS Grid Reference: SU1722726690
OS Grid Coordinates: 417227, 126690
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0393, -1.7557
SU 12 NE ALDERBURY LONGFORD PARK
5/12 Longford Castle Bridge
Bridge over River Avon. 1914 by Gambier Parry. Limestone ashlar.
Three segmental arches with cutwaters and octagonal refuges above.
Parapet with turned balusters in panels, and weathered coping.
Stone tablet over central arch on each side, dated 1914. One loop
to each refuge below road level. Built to replace an earlier bridge
downstream, when the line of the drive was moved about 200 metres
to the north. East side of bridge in Odstock C.P. (q.v.).
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England : Wiltshire, 1975).
Listing NGR: SU1722726690
Source: English Heritage
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