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Galand Bridge, Markington with Wallerthwaite

Description: Galand Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 330989

OS Grid Reference: SE2793168307
OS Grid Coordinates: 427931, 468307
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1099, -1.5743

Location: Markington, North Yorkshire HG4 3AP

Locality: Markington with Wallerthwaite
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 3AP

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Listing Text


5/78 Galand Bridge


Raised walkway with arches for riding and for a waterfall. Probably c1750.
Coursed gritstone rubble. Tall round arch to left, with pathway under,
buttress to centre, lower arch right, over waterfall. This structure lies
in Markington Parish but was probably built to carry a pathway from Studley
Royal to a viewpoint overlooking Fountains Abbey before William Aislabie
bought it in 1768.

Listing NGR: SE2793168307

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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