New Bridge Einion
A Grade II Listed Building in Meifod, Powys
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: 52.6928 / 52°41'34"N
Longitude: -3.2693 / 3°16'9"W
OS Eastings: 314311
OS Northings: 311328
OS Grid: SJ143113
Mapcode National: GBR 9V.3FR7
Mapcode Global: WH79F.RKDY
Entry Name: New Bridge Einion
Listing Date: 26 May 1995
Last Amended: 26 May 1995
Source ID: 15987
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located within 200m of New Bridge Mechain, on a minor road from the A.495 to the S side of the Dyffryn Meifod.
Community: Llangyniew (Llangynyw)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
Road bridge over the Afon Banwy or Einion near its confluence with the River Vyrnwy. c.1877. Rock faced local stone with blue brick arches, rendered parapet. Three segmental arches of 5 half-brick rings rising from 2 water piers with rounded cutwaters, each rising to pyramidal stone tops above the springings. Round blue-brick cordon at the base of the parapet, which is capped with outward weathering stone copings, ending in rectangular coped piers. Abutments of rock faced ashlar with limestone cappings.
Bench mark on S side parapet, inner face.
Reasons for Listing
Included as a competent and picturesque C19 bridge, and one of an important group which includes New Bridge Mechain and Pont-y-ffatri close by.
Other nearby listed buildings
Capel Newbridge and Adjacent Workshop
Near the confluence of Afon Efyrnwy and Afon Banwy, to south-east of New Bridge Mechain, about 2.5km SW of Meifod.
New Bridge Mechain
Located at the SW end of the Community area, carrying the main road from Meifod to Llangyniew and Castle Cereinion over the River Vyrnwy.
Located on an artificial millrace across a meander of the River Vyrnwy, north of the confluence with the River Banwy, accessed by a trackway behind Maesnewydd.
Pig styles at Glascoed Mill
Located to the back of the mill, facing the approach lane.
Located on the N slope of the Vyrwny Valley, on the road from Newbridge to Cyfronydd, below Spout Wood.
Located back from the road, behind its farm buildings, on a platform site at right angles to the slope of the hill.
Cowhouse and Granary on W side of Farmyard at Dyffryn Farm
Located at right angles to the main road and forming the W side of the farmyard.
Stone Building and Calf House, at the E side of the Farmyard at Dyffryn Farm
Located on the E side of the farmyard, now behind a C20 shed, and attached to the N cowhouse by an extension of that building's roof.