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Canford Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wimborne Minster, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7926 / 50°47'33"N

Longitude: -1.9779 / 1°58'40"W

OS Eastings: 401653

OS Northings: 99220

OS Grid: SZ016992

Mapcode National: GBR 31T.BR7

Mapcode Global: FRA 66RZ.THC

Entry Name: Canford Bridge

Listing Date: 14 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119555

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107118

Location: Wimborne Minster, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Wimborne Minster

Built-Up Area: Wimborne Minster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wimborne St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

Canford Bridge
SZ 0199 1/94 14.6.52

Circa 1813 by John Dyson, Engineer. Bridge of 3 arches over the River Stair,
of which the southern half is in the Borough of Poole. Portland stone ashlar.
High segmental arches, pointed cutwaters and coped parapet with square pier
terminals. Date plaque in north joint of central archway inscribed "This
bridge finished, in the year 1813, by John Dyson Engineer, Jesse Bushrod, Mason".

Listing NGR: SZ0165399220

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