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Aylestone Old Bridge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Aylestone, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6033 / 52°36'11"N

Longitude: -1.1629 / 1°9'46"W

OS Eastings: 456789

OS Northings: 300936

OS Grid: SK567009

Mapcode National: GBR F8X.9P

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.3THN

Entry Name: Aylestone Old Bridge

Listing Date: 23 February 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074055

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188567

Location: Leicester, LE2

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Aylestone

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Aylestone St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

Aylestone Old Bridge
SK 50 SE 17/155 23.2.55
Probably C15, and later. Primitive type, long narrow pack-horse bridge
and causeway across a stream and swampy ground. Eleven arches, all small,
three at the far end belonging to the causeway, and eight to the bridge
proper. One or two arches slightly pointed. Some projecting cutwaters,
some square, some pointed, three with refuges over. Parapet. A.M.

Listing NGR: SK5678900936

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