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Latitude: 50.877 / 50°52'37"N
Longitude: -2.1953 / 2°11'42"W
OS Eastings: 386358
OS Northings: 108628
OS Grid: ST863086
Mapcode National: GBR 1Z1.XFT
Mapcode Global: FRA 669S.6LH
Entry Name: Durweston Bridge
Listing Date: 14 July 1955
Last Amended: 11 June 2004
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1110240
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103125
Location: Durweston, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Stourpaine
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Stourpaine Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
434/6/37 MAIN ROAD
14-JUL-55 DURWESTON BRIDGE
(Formerly listed as:
BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER STOUR)
(Formerly listed as:
DURWESTON BRIDGE (THAT PART IN THE PAR
ISH OF DURWESTON))
Road bridge over the River Stour. Dated 1795. By Joseph Towsey for H W Portman of Bryanston. Greensand ashlar of 3 semi-circular arches. Triangular cutwaters carried up to form refuges. Parapets have rounded copings with plat-bands below. Plain ashlar voussoirs. Walls sweep out and terminate at ashlar piers. Inscription recording building of bridge. Plaque warning of severe penalties for those inflicting malicious damage on bridge.
Part in the parish of Stourpaine.
(RCHM, Dorset. vol. III, p.91, no.2. Newman, J. and Pevsner, N. The Buildings of England : Dorset. Penguin, 1972, p.192)
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