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Latitude: 52.7711 / 52°46'15"N
Longitude: -3.1623 / 3°9'44"W
OS Eastings: 321684
OS Northings: 319911
OS Grid: SJ216199
Mapcode National: GBR 6Z.YDCJ
Mapcode Global: WH793.DLDZ
Entry Name: Pont-y-pentre
Listing Date: 2 March 2004
Last Amended: 2 March 2004
Source ID: 82583
Building Class: Transport
Location: Carrying the A495 across the Afon Cain, ½ km south-west of Llansantffraid.
Community: Llansantffraid (Llansanffraid)
Locality: Llansantffraid-ym-Mechain village
Built-Up Area: Llansanffraid-ym-Mechain
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
A County bridge to the design of Thomas Penson, County Surveyor, as rebuilt before 1847.
A single span bridge in local shaley stone with an elliptical arch of about 10 m; rusticated voussoirs and triple keystone to both faces. String course at base of parapets.
The carriageway is about 4 m wide with orthostat sandstone parapets about 0.8 m high slightly turned out at each of the four corners to piers.
An important bridge by Thomas Penson, County Surveyor, in the early C19.
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