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Latitude: 51.6407 / 51°38'26"N
Longitude: -1.1627 / 1°9'45"W
OS Eastings: 458034
OS Northings: 193872
OS Grid: SU580938
Mapcode National: GBR 90M.0VT
Mapcode Global: VHCYG.S1N2
Entry Name: The Bridge and Causeway
Listing Date: 18 July 1963
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1286225
English Heritage Legacy ID: 248058
Location: Dorchester, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Dorchester
Built-Up Area: Dorchester (South Oxfordshire)
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Dorchester
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU5793, SU5794, SU59SE
8/29, 5/29, 3/29 The Bridge and Causeway
Bridge and causeway. 1814-16 by Francis Sandys. Limestone ashlar and coursed
squared rubble. Central portion of the bridge is in ashlar with a segmental
arch, cornice and balustraded parapet between wide piers; flanking rubble
sections each have 2 smaller arches, and the plain band and rubble parapet
continue along the causeways. The western causeway sweeps round towards the
north, with square ashlar piers terminating the outward curving parapets, and
has a small arch halfway along. The eastern causeway is straight, the parapet
curves outwards only on the south, and there is a small arch at the eastern end.
The inner faces of the main piers have recessed stone seats.
Listing NGR: SU5803493872
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