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Latitude: 53.8422 / 53°50'31"N
Longitude: -1.8418 / 1°50'30"W
OS Eastings: 410505
OS Northings: 438452
OS Grid: SE105384
Mapcode National: GBR HSL0.1D
Mapcode Global: WHC91.PP4C
Entry Name: Bridge Approximately 15 Metres North of Beckfoot Farmhouse
Listing Date: 24 October 1974
Last Amended: 18 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1199392
English Heritage Legacy ID: 337900
Location: Bradford, BD16
Civil Parish: Bingley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Bingley All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE13NW BINGLEY BECKFOOT LANE
6/47 Bridge approx 15m
24.10.74 north of Beck foot
listed as bridge over
the Howden Beck)(rear
of Beckfoot Farm)
Pack-horse bridge. c1723. Hammer-dressed stone, single segmental
arch with well dressed voussoirs set back from overhanging parapet
with added wooden railings. The Parish Constable's Account for
January 7, 1723 records the payment of £10 to Benja. Craven and
Josa Scott, masons " for building a Stone Bridge ovr Howden Beck at
Beckfoot. In consideracon whereof ye said Benja. Craven and Joshua
Scott doe hereby promise joyfully and severally to uphold and keep
the sd Bridge in good and sufficient repair during the terme of seaven
years from the day hereof, as witness our hands the day and year above sd".
Illustrated in Country Life, August 29, 1957, p399.
Listing NGR: SE1050538452
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