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Latitude: 50.9773 / 50°58'38"N
Longitude: -3.513 / 3°30'46"W
OS Eastings: 293880
OS Northings: 120856
OS Grid: SS938208
Mapcode National: GBR LG.LRW4
Mapcode Global: FRA 36JJ.H74
Entry Name: Chain Bridge
Listing Date: 7 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106970
English Heritage Legacy ID: 96649
Location: Oakford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Oakford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Bampton St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 92 SW BAMPTON
5/5 Chain Bridge
Bridge carrying private road to Stuckeridge House (qv) across the Exe. Probably early
C19. Iron structure disguised as suspension bridge with chains fixed to stone piers.
Rectangular section battered piers with sunk mouldings. Chains slung across the
river from piers and fixed to the ground. Slender iron columnar verticals fixed to
the chains are attached to the bridge girders which are also fixed to the piers.
Parapets of cross-braced girders.
Listing NGR: SS9388020856
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