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Pont-Faen Bridge (That Part in Weston Rhyn Cp)

A Grade II Listed Building in Chirk Community, Wrecsam - Wrexham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9262 / 52°55'34"N

Longitude: -3.0722 / 3°4'19"W

OS Eastings: 328018

OS Northings: 337074

OS Grid: SJ280370

Mapcode National: GBR 72.MQ76

Mapcode Global: WH78C.SQ71

Entry Name: Pont-Faen Bridge (That Part in Weston Rhyn Cp)

Listing Date: 2 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255818

Location: Weston Rhyn, Shropshire, LL14

County: Wrecsam - Wrexham

Community: Chirk (Y Waun)

Parish: Chirk Community

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

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Listing Text

WESTON RHYN C.P. PONT-FAEN
SJ 23 NE
1/104 Pont-Faen Bridge (that
part in Weston Rhyn C.P.)
II

Bridge. Late C18 with later repairs. Limestone ashlar with uncoursed
limestone rubble to approaches. Single segmental arch with flat string
course and parapet; rubble wall approaches. Spans the River Ceiriog, which
here forms the border between England and Wales. A. Blackwall, Historic
Bridges of Shropshire (1985) p. 15.


Listing NGR: SJ2801837074

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