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North Bridge (That Part Within the Urban District of Oundle)

A Grade II Listed Building in Oundle, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4882 / 52°29'17"N

Longitude: -0.4618 / 0°27'42"W

OS Eastings: 504540

OS Northings: 288922

OS Grid: TL045889

Mapcode National: GBR FXQ.XR3

Mapcode Global: VHFNH.YQ6D

Entry Name: North Bridge (That Part Within the Urban District of Oundle)

Listing Date: 7 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039842

English Heritage Legacy ID: 231681

Location: Ashton, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Oundle

Locality: Ashton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Oundlew Ashton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

North Bridge
1. (That part within the
1483 Urban distrt of Oundle)

TL 03488 3/100

II


2.
First important records of a bridge here were 1329 and 1360. When the old bridge
was rebuilt in 1835 a stone was discovered bearing the inscription: - IN THE YERE
OF OVRE LORD 1570 THES ARCHES WER BORNE DOVNE BY THE WATERS EXTREMYTIE. IN THE
YERE OF OVRE LORD 1571 THEY WERE BULDED AGAYN WITH LYME AND STONNE THANKS BE TO
GOD. The bridge was again rebuilt and widened in 1912. The above stone is preserved
in the parapet.


Listing NGR: TL0454088922

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