Description: Went Bridge
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 334952
OS Grid Reference: SE5651616141
OS Grid Coordinates: 456516, 416141
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6387, -1.1467
N0RT0N SELBY ROAD
SE 51 NE
2/88 Went Bridge
Bridge. 1832-33. Horizontally-tooled, deeply-coursed magnesian limestone.
Single span. Segmental arch set in a curve and springing from vertical
abutment walls; rusticated voussoirs and keystone with carved head. Band
above arch links to projecting abutment piers and to end piers of splayed
wing walls; domed parapet copings. Most elaborate of the surviving bridges
original to the Doncaster-Selby road as turnpiked following an act of
6th June, 1832. Partly in the parish of Walden Stubbs in the county of North
Copy of the Doncaster-Selby turnpike statute in Doncaster Library Service
Archives, King Edwards Road, Balby.
Listing NGR: SE5651616141
Source: English Heritage
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