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Bridge and Adjacent Ruin of Wool Drying Tower at Ngr St 7559 5086

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckland Dinham, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2566 / 51°15'23"N

Longitude: -2.3511 / 2°21'3"W

OS Eastings: 375594

OS Northings: 150883

OS Grid: ST755508

Mapcode National: GBR 0S2.0G1

Mapcode Global: VH976.6PF2

Entry Name: Bridge and Adjacent Ruin of Wool Drying Tower at Ngr St 7559 5086

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058200

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267081

Location: Buckland Dinham, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Buckland Dinham

Built-Up Area: Buckland Dinham

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


4/135 Bridge and adjacent ruin of wool
drying tower at NGR ST 7559 5086



Bridge and adjacent ruin of wool drying tower. C18. Bridge of 3 semi-circular rubble arches, 2 cutwaters up stream;
ground ramped up to each side with some rubble supporting walls. Adjacent wool drying tower of 2 storeys, roof missing
and walls partially decayed, especially to south. Low segmental headed archway in a niche forming a sluice to the
river, now blocked by rubble. (Industrial Archaeology, Vol. 4(1). 1967, pages 60-61).

Listing NGR: ST7559450883

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