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Bowling Green Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Hornby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3367 / 54°20'12"N

Longitude: -1.6575 / 1°39'27"W

OS Eastings: 422365

OS Northings: 493516

OS Grid: SE223935

Mapcode National: GBR JLV9.Y5

Mapcode Global: WHC6T.H8X7

Entry Name: Bowling Green Bridge

Listing Date: 20 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322439

Location: Hornby, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Hornby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 2237 9351

9/46 Bowling Green Bridge


Rustic bridge. c1806. For the 6th Duke of Leeds of Hornby Castle (qv).
Rubble. Narrow bridge of 5 round arches. Rock piers protected by elm
boards, supporting arches of bold rubble voussoirs. Smaller rubble parapet
above band. The 4 lakes in Hornby Park were formed c1790-1805. The bridge
separates the first 2 lakes, the so-called Bowling Green Pond and the Long
Pond. The name comes from the bowling green which, along with a 9-hole golf
course and tennis courts, formed pleasure gardens constructed after the
demolition of the Old Vicarage replaced 1828-9. VCH, i, p 159.

Listing NGR: SE2236593516

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