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Aspenden Bridge (Over River Rib)

A Grade II Listed Building in Buntingford, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9388 / 51°56'19"N

Longitude: -0.0181 / 0°1'5"W

OS Eastings: 536339

OS Northings: 228549

OS Grid: TL363285

Mapcode National: GBR K92.G7T

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.MJTL

Entry Name: Aspenden Bridge (Over River Rib)

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101361

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159707

Location: Buntingford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Buntingford

Built-Up Area: Buntingford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Aspenden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 32NE ASPENDEN ASPENDEN ROAD

4/2 Aspenden Bridge
(over River Rib)
-

- II


Road bridge over River Rib. Plaque on SE parapet wall reads
'ASPENDEN BRIDGE/BUILT BY/PRIVATE SUBSCRIPTION/AD1878/W WATSON
ESQ.' Red brick abuttments supporting parallel iron I-beams as
deck with jack arches and tie-rods between beams. 4-bay trellis
open work iron balustrade, with short brick parapet walls over
the abuttments with blue brick and stone copings. Projecting
ramped wing walls in red brick along sides of river rebuilt c1983.
Large cast iron plaque on NE parapet giving notice of weight
restriction by the County Council dated 1899, No '256'. (Branch
Johnson (1970) 162).


Listing NGR: TL3633928549

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