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Latitude: 54.0085 / 54°0'30"N
Longitude: -2.2649 / 2°15'53"W
OS Eastings: 382738
OS Northings: 456973
OS Grid: SD827569
Mapcode National: GBR DQM2.GT
Mapcode Global: WHB6Y.5HRW
Entry Name: Cow Bridge
Listing Date: 20 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1131697
English Heritage Legacy ID: 323839
Location: Wigglesworth, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Long Preston
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Long Preston St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SD 85 NW
7/3 Cow Bridge
Road bridge. Probably late C18 with C19 parapet. Dressed stone, rockfaced
stone parapet. Single segmental-arched span over river, 3 smaller segmental
arches on both banks. Pilasters separate each arch, with additional pilasters
flanking main arch. String course to base of raked parapet above central arch.
The poor condition of the former bridge was described by R Carr in 1752.
Source: R Carr &J Watson Book of West Riding Bridges (1752), West Yorkshire
Record Office, QD1/461.
Listing NGR: SD8273856973
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