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Packhorse Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Hope Woodlands, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.4526 / 53°27'9"N

Longitude: -1.7466 / 1°44'47"W

OS Eastings: 416921

OS Northings: 395122

OS Grid: SK169951

Mapcode National: GBR JX7J.N2

Mapcode Global: WHCC1.4HJ0

Entry Name: Packhorse Bridge

Listing Date: 21 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087992

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82160

Location: Hope Woodlands, High Peak, Derbyshire, S36

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Hope Woodlands

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Bradfield St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

7/16 Packhorse Bridge, Slippery
21.4.67 Stones

Bridge. 1672 re-erected on this, site 1959. Coursed squared gritstone. Two
segmental arches. Diagonal stepped wing walls. Cutwater on both sides. String
band at base of upper walls. Chamfered copings. Memorial plaque on north west
wing wall inscribed This C17 packhorse bridge / whose original site at Derwent
was submerged / was re-erected in 1959 by public subscription / as a memorial to
John Derry 1854 - 1937 / who inspired in others his love / for the Derbyshire
and Yorkshire hills. Also a scheduled monument.

Listing NGR: SK1692195122

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

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