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Latitude: 54.9024 / 54°54'8"N
Longitude: -2.8293 / 2°49'45"W
OS Eastings: 346916
OS Northings: 556720
OS Grid: NY469567
Mapcode National: GBR 8CPR.7F
Mapcode Global: WH804.H1XL
Entry Name: Warwick Bridge
Listing Date: 1 April 1957
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1123701
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77747
Location: Wetheral, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA4
Civil Parish: Wetheral
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Wetheral Holy Trinity and St Constantine
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
WETHERAL A69, WARWICK BRIDGE
NY 45 NE
6/165 Warwick Bridge
Road bridge. Begun 1833, completed 1835, by Francis Giles, built by William
Denton. Red sandstone ashlar. 2 piers with rounded cutwaters supporting 3
shallow segmental arches: bold string course and solid parapets: channelled
joints to masonry and voussoirs. Inscription stone in both parapets records
architect and builder with dates. Carries 2 lines of road traffic. A bridge of
excellent architectural and engineering quality, by the architect of Corby
Bridge. Replaced C16 bridge, slightly upstream, which in turn replaced a
medieval bridge: on an important crossing point over the River Eden for the
approach to Carlisle from the east. Pevsner, Buildings of England, wrongly
ascribes the bridge to Dobson and dates it 1837.
Listing NGR: NY4691656720
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