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Packhorse Bridge at Ngr Ss 8670 3748, About 50 Metres West of Lyncombe

A Grade II* Listed Building in Winsford, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1254 / 51°7'31"N

Longitude: -3.6201 / 3°37'12"W

OS Eastings: 286721

OS Northings: 137487

OS Grid: SS867374

Mapcode National: GBR LB.98QZ

Mapcode Global: VH5K8.6ZK4

Entry Name: Packhorse Bridge at Ngr Ss 8670 3748, About 50 Metres West of Lyncombe

Listing Date: 6 April 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265558

Location: Winsford, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Winsford

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

13/144 Packhorse bridge at NGR SS 8670
3748, about 50 m west of Lyncoabe


Packhorse bridge. C17-C18, possibly earlier. Lias. Dry stone flat bedded rubble; single span, pointed arch; rubble voussoirs; curved abutments; parapet of undressed stone set on end, ramped up to centre. Hump backed bridge with remains of pebble pathway. A fine example of a single span, humpbacked Exmoor bridge, unusual in that it appears not to have been altered during the last two hundred years.

Listing NGR: SS8672137487

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