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Marske Bridge, Marske

Description: Marske Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 322771

OS Grid Reference: NZ1039100445
OS Grid Coordinates: 410391, 500445
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3994, -1.8414

Location: Hard Stiles, Marske, North Yorkshire DL11 7NA

Locality: Marske
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 7NA

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Listing Text


9/70 Marske Bridge



Bridge. C15, widened upstream mid-late C19. Ashlar. Single segmental
arch. Downstream elevation: chamfered arch with hoodmould, which cuts into
band below later parapet, the ends of which are splayed on corbelled
abutments so widening the plan area of the road. Upstream elevation:
chamfered rusticated voussoirs to arch which is flanked by pilaster
buttresses; deeply-projecting torus band below parapet which is of smooth
ashlar. Both parapets have segmental coping. Under the soffit are 5
chamfered ribs on the downstream side; the upstream half of the bridge has
chamfered rusticated banding across the soffit. There is a stile at the
north-west corner, giving access to steps which lead down to the bank of
Marske Beck. The bridge was repaired in 1588 and 1688. Scheduled as an
Ancient Monument. Jervoise, Ancient Bridges of the North of England,
(1931), p 86.

Listing NGR: NZ1039100445

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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