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Latitude: 53.2034 / 53°12'12"N
Longitude: -1.9232 / 1°55'23"W
OS Eastings: 405229
OS Northings: 367372
OS Grid: SK052673
Mapcode National: GBR 350.0MM
Mapcode Global: WHBBZ.FRF2
Entry Name: Packhorse Bridge
Listing Date: 30 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087900
English Heritage Legacy ID: 82348
Location: Hartington Upper Quarter, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17
District: High Peak
Civil Parish: Hartington Upper Quarter
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Earl Sterndale St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 06 NE PARISH OF HARTINGTON UPPER QUARTER HOLLINSCLOUGH RAKE (Off)
Packhorse bridge. Early C18. Rubble and coursed rubble limestone with gritstone
dressings. Shallow segmental arch, the lining of which is carefully coursed, with
shallow parapet walls, surmounted by gritstone copings, linked by iron cramps.
Metalled surface to routeway from the north extends onto bridge. The bridge is a
crossing point on the River Dove for an ancient packhorse route from Longnor into
the Goyt Valley. A rare example of a perfectly preserved packhorse bridge.
A E Dodd and E M Dodd, Peakland Roads and Trackways, 1974.
Listing NGR: SK0522967372
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