Description: Gunnerside New Bridge
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 322027
OS Grid Reference: SD9498797800
OS Grid Coordinates: 394987, 497800
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3757, -2.0787
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SD 99 NW
14/88 Gunnerside New Bridge
Bridge. Early 1830s. Rubble. 2 arches, semi-circular to south,
segmental to north with voussoirs and central cutwater. Crude string
below parapet with rock-faced coping. Built by Edward Broderick of
Spring End to relieve unemployment caused by depression in the lead-
mining industry. Work was in progress in 1835. The bridge was
repeatedly rebuilt after being washed away by floods in C19. M Batty,
Gunnerside Chapel and Gunnerside Folk, 1967.
Listing NGR: SD9498797800
Source: English Heritage
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