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Close Gate Bridge, Marsden

Description: Close Gate Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 May 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 408962

OS Grid Reference: SE0287412100
OS Grid Coordinates: 402874, 412100
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6055, -1.9580

Location: Blake Lee Lane, Huddersfield, Kirklees HD7 6JZ

Locality: Marsden
County: Kirklees
Country: England
Postcode: HD7 6JZ

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

Listing Text

4/129 Marsden

25.5.66 Close Gate Bridge

- II*

C17 or C18. Single span stone arched packhorse bridge over Haigh Clough. Slightly
projecting string course forms base to parapet of coursed rubble. Semi-circular
copings. Internal width of bridge approximately 4'6". The walking surface of the
bridge is of rough stone setts. The bridge is on the main pack-horse route from the
Colne Valley over Close Moss towards Rochdale. Similar to Mellor Bridge in Marsden.
Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SE0287412100

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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