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Bridge over Mill Beck and Attached Gateway at Abbey Vale

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1377 / 54°8'15"N

Longitude: -3.1976 / 3°11'51"W

OS Eastings: 321854

OS Northings: 471975

OS Grid: SD218719

Mapcode National: GBR 6N3L.JJ

Mapcode Global: WH72H.V8JB

Entry Name: Bridge over Mill Beck and Attached Gateway at Abbey Vale

Listing Date: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197905

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388370

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Town: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Roosecote

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dalton-in-Furness St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 19/02/2015


ABBEY APPROACH (East side (off)),
Bridge over Mill Beck and attached gateway at Abbey Vale

(Formerly listed as Bridge over Mill Beck and attached gateway at Abbey Dale)


Bridge and attached gateway. c1873 gateway; the bridge probably earlier C19. Red sandstone rubble; wrought-iron gates. The bridge has a single-span round arch of dressed voussoirs; parapet walls splay and terminate in simple end piers except at link with the embankment wall to Abbey Vale (qv); chamfered ashlar copings. Gateway: double gates set across the bridge carriageway have spiked dog bars with cross bracing and curved top rails with barbed finials. Iron posts with matching finials; radial side panels overhang bridge parapet. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SD2185471975

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