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Bridge over Moat at Thurland Castle, with Entrance Gateway

A Grade II Listed Building in Cantsfield, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1516 / 54°9'5"N

Longitude: -2.5981 / 2°35'53"W

OS Eastings: 361036

OS Northings: 473027

OS Grid: SD610730

Mapcode National: GBR BN9F.BJ

Mapcode Global: WH94W.2X36

Plus Code: 9C6V5C22+JQ

Entry Name: Bridge over Moat at Thurland Castle, with Entrance Gateway

Listing Date: 4 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071712

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182355

ID on this website: 101071712

Location: Wrayton, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA6

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Cantsfield

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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5/60 Bridge over moat at Thurland
Castle, with entrance gateway


Bridge over moat and gateway, 1880s by Paley and Austin. Sandstone rubble.
Bridge has single segmental arch and embattled parapets with saddle-backed
coping. Parapets terminate at their southern ends with octagonal piers,
and at northern ends against buttresses to gateway. Gateway has moulded
segmental pointed arch with hood, and a saddle-back coping stepped down in
the centre. Above the arch is a panel carved with a shield of arms.

Listing NGR: SD6103673027

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