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Wennington Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wennington, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1243 / 54°7'27"N

Longitude: -2.5876 / 2°35'15"W

OS Eastings: 361696

OS Northings: 469985

OS Grid: SD616699

Mapcode National: GBR BNCR.L9

Mapcode Global: WH952.7L2L

Plus Code: 9C6V4CF6+PX

Entry Name: Wennington Bridge

Listing Date: 4 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071645

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182488

Location: Wennington, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Wennington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Tunstall St John the Baptist and Melling St Wilfred and Leck St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 66 NW

8/188 & 5/188 Wennington Bridge


Bridge over River Wenning, early C19th. Furrowed sandstone ashlar with
rock-faced abutments. 3 segmental arches, the central one. wider, with
rounded cutwaters. Moulded band below solid parapet with coping. The
soffits of the arches have masons' marks. This is probably the 'Wenning
Bridge' whose foundation stone was laid in l822. Pearson, A., Annals 0f
Kirkby Lonsdale, (Kendal), 1930, p.51.

Listing NGR: SD6169669985

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