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Richmond Bridge, St Martin's

Description: Richmond Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 321917

OS Grid Reference: NZ1696000582
OS Grid Coordinates: 416960, 500582
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4004, -1.7403

Location: Bridge Street, Hipswell, North Yorkshire DL10 4RQ

Locality: St Martin's
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL10 4RQ

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

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Listing Text

NZ 10 SE
2/32 Richmond Bridge
Bridge. Dated 1788-9. By John Carr of York. Ashlar sandstone. 3
segmental arches with voussoirs and hoodmoulds. Semicircular cutwaters
forming pedestrian retreats on roadway. Band below parapet which has
segmental coping. Parapets return as abutments in same style. In centre of
outside face of downstream parapet panel inscribed "REBUILT 1788 1789
II Blegborough T Hogg MAYORS". This inscription has recently been copied
onto inside face of upstream parapet. On centre of inside face of
downstream parapet recut panel inscribed "To Askrigg 18, To Lancaster 56
Miles". Below, a bench mark. On the site of an older bridge of 4 arches.
Half the bridge is in the parish of Richmond. Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NZ1696000582

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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