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Latitude: 51.1871 / 51°11'13"N
Longitude: -0.6824 / 0°40'56"W
OS Eastings: 492177
OS Northings: 143926
OS Grid: SU921439
Mapcode National: GBR FCZ.G9F
Mapcode Global: VHFVS.4F29
Entry Name: Somerset Bridge
Listing Date: 9 March 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1188935
English Heritage Legacy ID: 291591
Location: Peper Harow, Waverley, Surrey, GU8
Civil Parish: Peper Harow
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Shackleford and Peper Harow
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
SU 94SW PEPER HAROW C.P. SHACKLEFORD ROAD
5/82 Somerset Bridge
Bridge. C13 with C18 and C20 extensions and alterations. Probably built by the
Monks of Waverley Abbey. Local sandstone rubble to centre arch with slabs forming
voussoirs; sandstone ashlar to outer arches, with brick parapets. circa 3½ feet
high above. The right hand abutment has been widened and pierced with a brick-
lined arch and shallow concrete channel. The upstream cutwaters are "Keeled" ie.
pointed at both ends with chamfered tops, keeled with pyramidal tops to downstream
side. One of a series of bridges built between Farnham and Guildford by the Monks
with important historical associations. Scheduled Ancient Monument: Surrey
Antiquity No. 30.
RESEARCH VOLUME OF THE SURREY ARCHAELOGICAL SOC NO. 1 (1974) Article: The River Wey
Bridges Between Farnham and Guildford by D. F. Renn F.S.A. pp.75-83.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971)
Listing NGR: SU9217743926
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