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Doctor Bridge, Eskdale

Description: Doctor Bridge

Grade: II
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

Locality: Eskdale
Local Authority: Copeland Borough Council
County: Cumbria
Country: England
Postcode: CA19 1TH

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Listing Text


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

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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