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Description: Close Gate Bridge
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
This building is also a scheduled monument.
SE Ol SW CLOSE GATE BRIDGE
25.5.66 Close Gate Bridge
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
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Source: English Heritage
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