History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Five Arch Bridge at Ngr St 2695 2533

A Grade II Listed Building in Ruishton, Somerset

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.0221 / 51°1'19"N

Longitude: -3.0432 / 3°2'35"W

OS Eastings: 326929

OS Northings: 125262

OS Grid: ST269252

Mapcode National: GBR M3.HYN2

Mapcode Global: FRA 46JD.SB4

Entry Name: Five Arch Bridge at Ngr St 2695 2533

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308024

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270573

Location: Creech St. Michael, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Creech St. Michael

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Find accommodation in
Thorn Falcon

Listing Text


6/63 Five Arch Bridge at
NGR ST 2695 2533


Railway bridge over River Tone, now disused. 1863. Company Engineer Francis Fox.Squared and irregularly coursed punched lias, Bath stone dressings. Plan: 5 arch
span bridge. Shallow arches, rusticated archivolts, piers resting on boat-shaped pontoons in river, raking abutments, regular projections above water Level on the piers, broken off in some places, flat string course and flat coping, both of Bath stone. Coping partly missing on East side, both ends of bridge obsured by ivy at time of survey (April 1984). The outer arches of the bridge span the bank, presumably becaused of the later embankment of the river. The bridge carried the branch line of the Bristol and Exeter Railway Company to Chard. It closed in 1962.

Listing NGR: ST2692925261

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.