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Paythorne Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Paythorne, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9572 / 53°57'25"N

Longitude: -2.2589 / 2°15'31"W

OS Eastings: 383110

OS Northings: 451261

OS Grid: SD831512

Mapcode National: GBR DQNP.R6

Mapcode Global: WHB74.8SLR

Entry Name: Paythorne Bridge

Listing Date: 16 November 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072082

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183430

Location: Paythorne, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Paythorne

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Gisburn St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


SD 830 512

1/98 Paythorne Bridge

- II

Bridge over the River Ribble, probably C17th,widened on north side
and parapets renewed probably mid C19th. Sandstone ashlar. Has 2
segmental arches, and 2 triangular cutwaters on each side. Solid
parapets have central and end piers, string, and weathered coping.
The arches on the southern side have ribbed soffits. The north-west
(Paythorne) approach to the bridge has abutments mainly of rock-faced
limestone with 2 arches for floodwaters. Part of this bridge is in
Newsholme C.P. (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD8310751259

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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