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Brompton Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Brompton-on-Swale, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3941 / 54°23'38"N

Longitude: -1.6755 / 1°40'31"W

OS Eastings: 421165

OS Northings: 499894

OS Grid: SE211998

Mapcode National: GBR JKRM.1M

Mapcode Global: WHC6F.7TD9

Entry Name: Brompton Bridge

Listing Date: 6 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322067

Location: Brompton-on-Swale, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL10

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Brompton-on-Swale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Easby with Brompton on Swale and Bolton on Swale

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

BROMPTON-ON-SWALE B 6271
SE 2099-2199
11/4 Brompton Bridge

- II

Bridge. Possibly in part of 1691, with mid - late C18 and early C19
rebuilding and widening. Ashlar and rubble. Single segmental arch.
Downstream side, older section: rubble with ashlar voussoirs and slab hood-
mould; cobble parapet with segmental ashlar coping. Widened upstream:
ashlar sandstone with rock-faced rusticated voussoirs; band; ashlar parapet
with segmental coping. An older bridge, in existence in the C12, was
rebuilt in 1691, and possibly again, and widened later. The road from
Brompton to Richmond was turnpiked 1750-1. Brompton-on-Swale Workers'
Education Association, Guided Walk Round Old Brompton-on-Swale (1983), item
41; Clarkson, History of Richmond, (1821), p 389ff; Jervoise, Ancient
Bridges of the North of England (1931), p 87; VCH i, p 51.


Listing NGR: SE2116599894

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