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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.
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.
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