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Latitude: 51.5264 / 51°31'35"N
Longitude: -0.8808 / 0°52'50"W
OS Eastings: 477738
OS Northings: 181429
OS Grid: SU777814
Mapcode National: GBR C50.64P
Mapcode Global: VHDWG.PW6Q
Entry Name: Conway Bridge, at Foot of Happy Valley
Listing Date: 23 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118186
English Heritage Legacy ID: 41270
Location: Remenham, Wokingham, RG9
Civil Parish: Remenham
Built-Up Area: Henley-on-Thames
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Remenham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
REMENHAM HENLEY ROAD
SU 78 SE
1/20 Conway Bridge,
at foot of Happy Valley
Road bridge 1763 designed by Thomas Pitt, first Lord Camelford (Colvin)
Engineer, Reverend Humphrey Gainsborough, brother of Thomas Gainsborough.
Carrying the Henley-Wargrave road, a single arch of cyclopian blocks
in imitation of rockwork through which can be seen the River Thomas.
The rockwork of the bridge and approach walls is said to have come from
Reading Abbey. Built for General Conway of Park Place.
VCH Vol.III.p.163. B.O.E. Berkshire p.193.
Listing NGR: SU7773881429
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