History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Nanny Moore's Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Bude, Cornwall

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8295 / 50°49'46"N

Longitude: -4.5458 / 4°32'44"W

OS Eastings: 220813

OS Northings: 106420

OS Grid: SS208064

Mapcode National: GBR K2.X280

Mapcode Global: FRA 16CX.2VT

Entry Name: Nanny Moore's Bridge

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141818

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64803

Location: Bude-Stratton, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Bude-Stratton

Built-Up Area: Bude

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Bude Haven

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in
Bude

Listing Text

SS 2006 - 2106 BUDE-STRATTON THE STRAND, BUDE

11/219 Nanny Moore's Bridge
-

GV II

Packhorse and cart bridge across the River Neet. C18 or earlier. Stone rubble.
3-span bridge with segmental arches with keystones and cutwaters on both sides.
Bridge completed on south by cantilevered bridge over channel to allow passage of
boats. No parapets. Nanny Moore's Bridge leads to the site of Efford Mill, the
tidemill built in the late C16 by the Arundells of Trerice. A "passe" over the
river at Efford Hill is mentioned in a contemporary account of the Battle of
Stamford Hill in 1643, but this may refer to a ford. An C18 watercolour
illustrates the bridge and pontoon. The bridge was formerly known as Bude Bridge
and renamed in the C19 after a dipper who lived in a nearby cottage. Rennie Bere
and Brian Dudley Stamp, The Book of Stratton and Bude (1980).


Listing NGR: SS2081306420

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.