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Packhorse Bridge over River Ebble, Coombe Bissett

Description: Packhorse Bridge over River Ebble

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1998
English Heritage Building ID: 469604

OS Grid Reference: SU1088526397
OS Grid Coordinates: 410885, 126397
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0368, -1.8461

Location: Salisbury Road, Coombe Bissett, Wiltshire SP5 4LA

Locality: Coombe Bissett
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 4LA

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Listing Text


365/4/10002 Packhorse Bridge over
River Ebble


Footbridge over river. Medieval; widened C19. Dressed stone, widened in brick. Small narrow 3-span bridge with depressed 2-centred arches with double-chamfered arch-rings and weathered buttresses to piers on downstream (east) side. In the C19 the bridge was widened to about 6' in brick on the upstream (west) side with depressed 2-centred arches. No parapets, but modern wooden railings. The bridge spans the River Ebble, a tributary of the River Avon.
Scheduled Ancient Monument 277.

Listing NGR: SU1088526397

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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