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High Borrow Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Fawcett Forest, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4298 / 54°25'47"N

Longitude: -2.6951 / 2°41'42"W

OS Eastings: 355005

OS Northings: 504043

OS Grid: NY550040

Mapcode National: GBR 9KM6.BT

Mapcode Global: WH82B.KXVD

Entry Name: High Borrow Bridge

Listing Date: 12 February 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137653

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75634

Location: Fawcett Forest, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Fawcett Forest

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Shap with Swindale St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


NY 50 SE FAWCETT FOREST BORROWDALE

4/55 High Borrow Bridge
12.2.62
II

Bridge over Borrow Beck. Probably C18 with late c18 widening. Stone rubble.
Segmental arch with thin voussoirs, some of those to east face are long. Plain
straight parapet with upright stones to coping. Roadway approx. 3.5m wide. On
route of Heron Syke to Eamont Bridge turnpike road, 1856, replaced by new route
over Shap Fell, crossing Borrow Beck over Huck's Bridge, (q.v.), c1826.


Listing NGR: NY5500504043

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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