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Ilford Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9542 / 50°57'14"N

Longitude: -2.8984 / 2°53'54"W

OS Eastings: 336990

OS Northings: 117576

OS Grid: ST369175

Mapcode National: GBR M9.N5JF

Mapcode Global: FRA 46TL.8NC

Entry Name: Ilford Bridge

Listing Date: 29 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175413

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263998

Location: Ilton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Ilton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Ilton

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


3/94 Ilford Bridge


Road bridge over stream, the centre in a series of 3. Probably circa 1800, but widened 1912/13. Ham stone cut and
squared; semi-circular arch on south side, but flat on north side where widened; plain level parapet with shaped coping
stones; no features at east end, but continued westwards towards Ilton no.1 Bridge (q.v.), with walls to same height
but with flaunching, not coping stones. Bridge maintained by the Ilminster Trust, by whom this Curry Rivel to Chard
road, via Ilminster, was turnpiked in 1759. (Bentley JB and Murles BJ, Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST3699017576

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