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Radcot Bridge (That Part in Town of Great Faringdon)

A Grade I Listed Building in Grafton and Radcot, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6927 / 51°41'33"N

Longitude: -1.5882 / 1°35'17"W

OS Eastings: 428561

OS Northings: 199405

OS Grid: SU285994

Mapcode National: GBR 5V9.THS

Mapcode Global: VHC0D.FQ78

Entry Name: Radcot Bridge (That Part in Town of Great Faringdon)

Listing Date: 21 November 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048414

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249478

Location: Grafton and Radcot, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, SN7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Grafton and Radcot

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Faringdon

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

GREAT FARINGDON RADCOT ROAD
SU 29 NE

1/1 Radcot Bridge (that part
in town of Gt Faringdon)
21.11.66

- I

Early C14 and C15 stone bridge. 3 arches. Outer arches pointed and ribbed
beneath. Taller central round arch probably a later rebuilding. Chamfered
coping and small 3-sided projection over centre arch of east side. The bridge
was broken down in 1387 at the Battle of Radcot and the centre arch may be a
subsequent repair. 'The best medieval bridge in Berkshire' (Pevsner). A.M.
The north side of the bridge is in West Oxfordshire District.


Listing NGR: SU2856199405

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