Description: Baysdale Abbey Bridge
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
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INGLEBY GREENHOW BAYSDALE
NZ 60 NW
6/86 Baysdale Abbey
18.7.79 (formerly listed as
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
Source: English Heritage
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