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Cow Bridge, Wigglesworth

Description: Cow Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323839

OS Grid Reference: SD8273856973
OS Grid Coordinates: 382738, 456973
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0085, -2.2649

Location: B6478, Wigglesworth, North Yorkshire BD23 4RE

Locality: Wigglesworth
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 4RE

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Listing Text

SD 85 NW
7/3 Cow Bridge
- II

Road bridge. Probably late C18 with C19 parapet. Dressed stone, rockfaced
stone parapet. Single segmental-arched span over river, 3 smaller segmental
arches on both banks. Pilasters separate each arch, with additional pilasters
flanking main arch. String course to base of raked parapet above central arch.
The poor condition of the former bridge was described by R Carr in 1752.
Source: R Carr &J Watson Book of West Riding Bridges (1752), West Yorkshire
Record Office, QD1/461.

Listing NGR: SD8273856973

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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