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The Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ivybridge, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3912 / 50°23'28"N

Longitude: -3.9201 / 3°55'12"W

OS Eastings: 263610

OS Northings: 56356

OS Grid: SX636563

Mapcode National: GBR Q7.YSXN

Mapcode Global: FRA 28P0.DM3

Plus Code: 9C2R93RH+FX

Entry Name: The Bridge

Listing Date: 23 April 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107424

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99189

ID on this website: 101107424

Location: Ivybridge, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Ivybridge

Built-Up Area: Ivybridge

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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The Bridge


Road bridge over River Erme.
Circa C17 widened in C18 or C19. Single span slightly pointed high round arch.
Granite rubble with dressed granite voussoirs. Curved parapets splayed out over the
abutments. Chamfered granite parapet coping. Originally a narrow packhorse bridge
which has been widened on the upstream side probably in C18 or C19.
Granite bollards at either end of south side, one inscribed Ermington, the other
inscribed Ugborough.
There was a bridge on this site in the middle ages.
Reference: Hendeson and Jervoise, "Old Devon Birdges", page 23.

Listing NGR: SX6361056356

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