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Latitude: 50.201 / 50°12'3"N
Longitude: -5.3199 / 5°19'11"W
OS Eastings: 163179
OS Northings: 38714
OS Grid: SW631387
Mapcode National: GBR FX74.XMK
Mapcode Global: VH12P.Q6YS
Entry Name: Clapper Bridge
Listing Date: 12 September 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1142667
English Heritage Legacy ID: 66611
Location: Camborne, Cornwall, TR14
Civil Parish: Camborne
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Penponds
Church of England Diocese: Truro
CAMBORNE MILL ROAD
SW 63 NW
(off west end)
Public footbridge over stream. Probably early C18 or earlier. Granite.
Clapper bridge type, with 3 flat spans formed by roughly-hewn stone planks
in pairs tied together with iron staples and supported by 2 hefty blocks set
in the bed of the stream. On the south side is a simple iron handrail
supported by 4 very slender iron posts. A rare survival.
Listing NGR: SW6317938714
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