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Latitude: 50.4304 / 50°25'49"N
Longitude: -3.6814 / 3°40'53"W
OS Eastings: 280673
OS Northings: 60300
OS Grid: SX806603
Mapcode National: GBR QM.T7X7
Mapcode Global: FRA 375X.HLQ
Entry Name: Totnes Bridge
Listing Date: 7 January 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107495
English Heritage Legacy ID: 99051
Location: Totnes, South Hams, Devon, TQ9
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Totnes
Built-Up Area: Totnes
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Totnes St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
5180 BRIDGE TOWN
SX 8060 4/102 7.1.52.
Circa 1826-28 (under Act of 1825) by architect Charles Fowler; the bridgehead was
sited at the lowest fording-point of the tidal river Dart. Tradition dated the
first stone bridge from circa 1215. Fine triple-arched bridge over main river
with smaller arch over western area. Devonian limestone ashlar with granite cutwaters.
Segmental arches with vermiculated, rusticated voussoirs. Cutwater piers with
rusticated pilasters with triangular caps. Bridge ends with wide, pedimented piers
with niches. Parapet and coping with moulded cornice below.
Listing NGR: SX8067360300
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