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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
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
5141 CASTOR RIVER NENE
[formerly listed as
Ferry Bridge (that part in
Peterborough Rural District),
TL 19 NW 17/188 15.12.55
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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