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Latitude: 52.69 / 52°41'23"N
Longitude: -1.1736 / 1°10'24"W
OS Eastings: 455956
OS Northings: 310572
OS Grid: SK559105
Mapcode National: GBR 8LT.B44
Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.YNB5
Entry Name: Coffin Bridge
Listing Date: 15 March 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074629
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189162
Location: Thurcaston and Cropston, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7
Civil Parish: Thurcaston and Cropston
Built-Up Area: Cropston
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Thurcaston with Cropston
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
THURCASTON ANSTEY LANE (West Side)
SK 51 SE
4/106 Coffin Bridge
Pack horse bridge of C16/C17. Granite and slate rubble stone with later
red brick coping. 2 rounded arches with pointed cut water on up and
downstream sides. Side embankments. Lies c 500 yds. West of Anstey Lane
and carries track over Rothley Brook. Said to be so named because track
was used to take coffins from Cropston to Thurcaston Church.
Listing NGR: SK5595610572
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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