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Hartford Bridge over the River Blyth (That Part in Blyth Valley District)

A Grade II Listed Building in West Bedlington, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1136 / 55°6'49"N

Longitude: -1.6209 / 1°37'15"W

OS Eastings: 424279

OS Northings: 579978

OS Grid: NZ242799

Mapcode National: GBR K939.WQ

Mapcode Global: WHC2Z.2QDP

Entry Name: Hartford Bridge over the River Blyth (That Part in Blyth Valley District)

Listing Date: 15 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235978

Location: West Bedlington, Northumberland, NE22

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: West Bedlington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Horton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

BLYTH VALLEY A 1068
NZ 27 NW
3/14 Hartford Bridge,
over the River
Blyth (that part
in Blyth Valley
District)
GV II
Bridge. C15 or C16, widened 1688, widened again and partly rebuilt 1904.
North arch squared stone on east, remainder of east face tooled-and-margined
stone, west face snecked rock-faced stone with ashlar voussoirs and tooled-
and-margined parapet, with brick soffit to western part. 3 segmental arches.
East face shows triple-chamfered C15/16 arch on right, large triangular
cutwaters carrying shallow pilaster buttresses; band below parapet, which has
chamfered coping. Low end piers. West face shows lower curved cutwaters with
moulded cornice, and similar pilasters.

Partly in Wansbeck District; group value with Hartford Bridge House (Wansbeck).

Listing NGR: NZ2427979978

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