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Latitude: 53.0594 / 53°3'33"N
Longitude: -1.4837 / 1°29'1"W
OS Eastings: 434697
OS Northings: 351476
OS Grid: SK346514
Mapcode National: GBR 6C9.9NV
Mapcode Global: WHDG7.5CQF
Entry Name: Half Penny Bridge over the River Derwent
Listing Date: 25 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1109020
English Heritage Legacy ID: 79132
Location: Ripley, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56
District: Amber Valley
Civil Parish: Ripley
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Wirksworth St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 35 SW RIPLEY HOLLY LANE, Ambergate
2/89 Half Penny Bridge over
the River Derwent
Road bridge. 1792, built by Francis Hurt, a local industrialist. Ashlar and
coursed rubble gritstone. Two wide segmental arches with triangular sectioned
cutwaters to centre and west of both sides and a pilaster to east on both sides.
Cutwaters have pilasters over rising into the parapets. Plain band over the arches
and flat copings to the parapets. Rubble abutment to west has 5 stilted semi-
circular arches with low cutwaters between and to far west a segmental arch over
the tail race from the Wire Works downstream. Plain rubble parapets. See also
Alderwasley Parish item 2/8.
Listing NGR: SK3469751476
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