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Footbridge over River Bela Approximately 400 Metres East-North-East of Milnthorpe Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Milnthorpe, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2259 / 54°13'33"N

Longitude: -2.7786 / 2°46'43"W

OS Eastings: 349333

OS Northings: 481412

OS Grid: SD493814

Mapcode National: GBR 9M1K.7W

Mapcode Global: WH83G.912N

Entry Name: Footbridge over River Bela Approximately 400 Metres East-North-East of Milnthorpe Bridge

Listing Date: 12 February 1962

Last Amended: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081522

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75555

Location: Milnthorpe, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Milnthorpe

Built-Up Area: Milnthorpe

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Milnthorpe St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

The asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1336116. This entry was removed from the List on 31 January 2017.

SD 48 SE

B5282 (off South side)

Footbridge over River Bela approx. 400 m East-North-East of Milnthorpe Bridge (q.v.)

(Formerly listed as Bridge mile N.E. of Dallam Tower Under the parish of Beetham with Haverbrack)


Former road-bridge now foot-bridge. 1730 by Robert Robinson, mason and Robert
Bindloss, waller. Stone rubble with roughly cut copings and voussoirs. 2 segmental
arches and cutwaters with pedestrian refuges between them.
Carriageway 12' wide. Landscape value. Road closed in 1813 when new Turnpike
road formed. Further information and map of old and new roads: J F CURWEN
Records of Kendal Vol III, pub. Titus Wilson 1926 p226 and J.F. CURWEN, History
of Heversham with Milnthorpe, pub. Titus Wilson 1930 p74.

Listing NGR: SD 49333 81412

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