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Clapton Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in West Crewkerne, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8532 / 50°51'11"N

Longitude: -2.8351 / 2°50'6"W

OS Eastings: 341313

OS Northings: 106293

OS Grid: ST413062

Mapcode National: GBR MD.VHKG

Mapcode Global: FRA 46YV.9B2

Entry Name: Clapton Bridge

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308115

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262460

Location: West Crewkerne, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: West Crewkerne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Crewkerne

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


5/213 Clapton Bridge


Road bridge over River Axe. Probably C18, extended and widened in l830. Ham stone ashlar. Three arches, the widest to
the north segmental-arched, the others semi-circular, with a cutwater on east side between the south and middle arches
only, the south arch virtually dry: parapets have chamfered plinths and chamfered top edges, with square piers at ends,
the north west end being angled slightly; parapets plain on riversides. The 1830 works executed by John Pavey at cost
of £210 (Bentley J.B and Murless B.J, Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST4131306293

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