Pont Faen (partly in Llanwnda community)
A Grade II Listed Building in Bontnewydd, Gwynedd
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Latitude: 53.1099 / 53°6'35"N
Longitude: -4.2939 / 4°17'38"W
OS Eastings: 246550
OS Northings: 359432
OS Grid: SH465594
Mapcode National: GBR 5H.81DK
Mapcode Global: WH43M.03K5
Entry Name: Pont Faen (partly in Llanwnda community)
Listing Date: 29 July 1997
Last Amended: 29 July 1997
Source ID: 18625
Building Class: Transport
Location: Carrying the minor road from Llanfaglan to Saron across the Afon Gwyrfai approximately 1km SW of Llanfaglan.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Early C19 single-arched road bridge carrying road from Llanwrog to Caernarfon over Afon Gwyrfai.
Rubble stone with grey limestone dressings. Broad elliptical single arch with deep cut-stone stepped voussoirs. Coursed squared stones in spandrels stopped at raking abutments. Corbelled rough slab string course under squared stone parapet with cemented coping and square end piers.
Reasons for Listing
A well-detailed elliptical-arched bridge.
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