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Spruisty Packhorse Bridge over Oak Beck, Killinghall

Description: Spruisty Packhorse Bridge over Oak Beck

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 331539

OS Grid Reference: SE2947657763
OS Grid Coordinates: 429476, 457763
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0150, -1.5517

Location: Knox Lane, Killinghall, North Yorkshire HG3 2AQ

Locality: Killinghall
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 2AQ

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Listing Text

SE 25 NE (north end)

4/35 Spruisty packhorse bridge
15.3.66 over Oak Beck
15.3.66 (formerly listed as north west
end of Spruisty Packhouse

- II

Packhorse bridge. Probably C18 with C19 repairs. Coursed squared gritstone
and ashlar. Single segmental arch flanked by pilasters carried up as piers
with pyramidal caps. Chamfered projecting band at pathway level, parapet
coping stones tied with iron staples set in lead. Narrow worn stone pathway
repaired with cement flagstones. The stone ramps at each end of the bridge
have square overflow tunnels cut through them. Scheduled Ancient Monument
No 297. Also known as Knox packhorse bridge, it straddles the boundary with

Listing NGR: SE2947757757

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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