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Ferry Bridge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Castor, City of Peterborough

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5719 / 52°34'19"N

Longitude: -0.3144 / 0°18'51"W

OS Eastings: 514334

OS Northings: 298459

OS Grid: TL143984

Mapcode National: GBR GY8.RBR

Mapcode Global: WHHNJ.4MK4

Entry Name: Ferry Bridge

Listing Date: 15 December 1955

Last Amended: 24 February 1982

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126812

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49979

Location: Castor, Peterborough, PE5

County: City of Peterborough

Civil Parish: Castor

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Longthorpe St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

1.
5141 CASTOR RIVER NENE
Ferry Bridge
[formerly listed as
Ferry Bridge (that part in
Peterborough Rural District),
under Milton]
TL 19 NW 17/188 15.12.55
II*
2.
On the common boundary of the Parishes of Castor and Orton Waterville. It was
listed under the Parish of Orton Waterville on 13 December 1957. Dated 1716.
Fine ashlar bridge of 3 spans with round arches with fluted keyblocks and cutwaters.
Moulded parapet ramped up to centre. The north abutment contains 2 chambers
with 2 plain segmental-headed doorways on east side and 2 bulls-eye windows
on west side.
Stone tablet inscribed "The Bridge was built at the sole cost and charge of
the It Hon William Fitzwilliam 1716".
RCHM (4) Page 66.


Listing NGR: TL1433498459

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