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Withypool Bridge at Ngr Ss 8452 3545

A Grade II* Listed Building in Withypool and Hawkridge, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1067 / 51°6'24"N

Longitude: -3.651 / 3°39'3"W

OS Eastings: 284512

OS Northings: 135452

OS Grid: SS845354

Mapcode National: GBR L9.BDXD

Mapcode Global: VH5KF.NFQY

Entry Name: Withypool Bridge at Ngr Ss 8452 3545

Listing Date: 6 April 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057969

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265580

Location: Withypool and Hawkridge, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Withypool and Hawkridge

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


12/165 Withypool Bridge at NGR SS 8452 3545

Shown on OS map as New Bridge. Road bridge over River Barle, C19, restored in 1866 by John Buslin and William Browner and Son, and in 1983 by Somerset County Council. Flat bedded slate, red sandstone chamfered blocks terminating parapets. Six arch bridge, cutwaters between rising to springers of arches continued as buttresses to just below coping of parapet, dressed flat bedded slate to form saddle back coping, parapets raking back and terminating with buttress piers on north east and south west returns. Date 1983 set in pebbles on breakwater. This bridge replaced an earlier bridge some 100 m upstream. Scheduled Ancient Monument (Somerset County No 26B). (Photograph in NMR.)

Listing NGR: SS8451235451

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