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Baysdale Abbey Bridge, Westerdale

Description: Baysdale Abbey Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 July 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 333144

OS Grid Reference: NZ6204106773
OS Grid Coordinates: 462041, 506773
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4526, -1.0446

Location: Ingleby Greenhow, North Yorkshire YO21 2SF

Locality: Westerdale
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 2SF

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Listing Text

NZ 60 NW
6/86 Baysdale Abbey
18.7.79 (formerly listed as
Baysdale Bridge)


Bridge over Baysdale Beck and attached piers. Medieval bridge;
piers and parapet probably C17 in origin; later alterations.
Finely-coursed dressed stone; parapet coarser with herringbone
tooling, above roll-moulded band. Single wide 2-centred arch with
recessed later strengthening arch beneath; internal plinth; and 4
ribs to soffit. Parapet coping of large blocks. Bridge is roughly
serpentine in plan, splaying out at the west end and narrowing at
east end to 2 taller square piers supporting square domed caps on
swept bases, the northern one looking older.

Partly in the parish of Westerdale, Scarborough District.

Listing NGR: NZ6204106773

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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