Doctor Bridge, Eskdale
Description: Doctor Bridge
Date Listed: 21 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 76198
OS Grid Reference: NY1894500735
OS Grid Coordinates: 318945, 500735
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3956, -3.2499
Location: Eskdale, Cumbria CA19 1TH
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NY 10 SE ESKDALE
15/6 Doctor Bridge
Packhorse bridge, now road bridge. Probably C17, widened in 1734 for Edward
Tyson, surgeon, to take his trap. Snecked rubble. Single segmental arch
spanning c30 ft. Roadway c9 ft wide (straight joint to arch soffit shows
original bridge - south side - c6 ft wide); parapet 3 ft high.
Listing NGR: NY1894500735
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