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Latitude: 51.7094 / 51°42'33"N
Longitude: -1.4173 / 1°25'2"W
OS Eastings: 440361
OS Northings: 201343
OS Grid: SP403013
Mapcode National: GBR 6WN.VXF
Mapcode Global: VHC0H.D93F
Entry Name: Approach Bridge and Flanking Walls Approximately 30 Metres South of New Bridge
Listing Date: 9 February 1966
Last Amended: 6 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1048349
English Heritage Legacy ID: 249623
Location: Longworth, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX13
District: Vale of White Horse
Civil Parish: Longworth
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Longworth
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
KINGSTON BAGPUIZE WITH SOUTHMOOR WITNEY ROAD
SP40SW (West side)
2/125 Approach bridge and flanking
09/02/66 walls approx. 30m. S of New
(Formerly listed as Approach
bridge to "New Bridge")
Bridge. Late C18. Limestone ashlar with 6 semi-circular arches. Later rubble
parapet has chamfered ashlar coping with pyramidal piers to centre and ends. The
bridge replaced a stone causeway, mentioned by Leland in 1536, that carried the
road above the floodplain to New Bridge (q.v.): "Ther is a long cawsye of stone
at eche end of the bridge".
(L. Toulmin Smith (Ed.), Leland's Itinerary in England and Wales, 1964, p.201).
Listing NGR: SP4036101343
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