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Latitude: 54.3941 / 54°23'38"N
Longitude: -1.6755 / 1°40'31"W
OS Eastings: 421165
OS Northings: 499894
OS Grid: SE211998
Mapcode National: GBR JKRM.1M
Mapcode Global: WHC6F.7TD9
Entry Name: Brompton Bridge
Listing Date: 6 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1131590
English Heritage Legacy ID: 322067
Location: Brompton-on-Swale, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL10
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Brompton-on-Swale
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Easby with Brompton on Swale and Bolton on Swale
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
BROMPTON-ON-SWALE B 6271
11/4 Brompton Bridge
Bridge. Possibly in part of 1691, with mid - late C18 and early C19
rebuilding and widening. Ashlar and rubble. Single segmental arch.
Downstream side, older section: rubble with ashlar voussoirs and slab hood-
mould; cobble parapet with segmental ashlar coping. Widened upstream:
ashlar sandstone with rock-faced rusticated voussoirs; band; ashlar parapet
with segmental coping. An older bridge, in existence in the C12, was
rebuilt in 1691, and possibly again, and widened later. The road from
Brompton to Richmond was turnpiked 1750-1. Brompton-on-Swale Workers'
Education Association, Guided Walk Round Old Brompton-on-Swale (1983), item
41; Clarkson, History of Richmond, (1821), p 389ff; Jervoise, Ancient
Bridges of the North of England (1931), p 87; VCH i, p 51.
Listing NGR: SE2116599894
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