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Great Bow Bridge (That Portion in Langport Civil Parish)

A Grade II Listed Building in Langport, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0362 / 51°2'10"N

Longitude: -2.8347 / 2°50'4"W

OS Eastings: 341569

OS Northings: 126641

OS Grid: ST415266

Mapcode National: GBR MD.H3MT

Mapcode Global: FRA 46YC.X1T

Entry Name: Great Bow Bridge (That Portion in Langport Civil Parish)

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263143

Location: Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Langport

Built-Up Area: Langport

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

10/78 Great Bow Bridge
(that portion in Langport C.P.)
- II

Road bridge over River Parrett. Completed 1841. Local lias stone ashlar. Three wide elliptical arches with impost
courses, and keystones to arches, band course over, then plain parapet, which is extended at each end into long wing
walls; centre of bridge gently humped. Bridge first mentioned in 1220, it was last rebuilt by the Parrett Navigation
Coapaoy, assisted by the corporation. (VCH Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4156926641

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