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Trewornan Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Egloshayle, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5336 / 50°32'0"N

Longitude: -4.8412 / 4°50'28"W

OS Eastings: 198746

OS Northings: 74281

OS Grid: SW987742

Mapcode National: GBR ZT.8HN6

Mapcode Global: FRA 07RN.7RN

Entry Name: Trewornan Bridge

Listing Date: 6 June 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143055

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67667

Location: St. Minver Highlands, Cornwall, PL27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Egloshayle

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Breoke

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SW 97 SE


B 3314

Trewornan Bridge



Road bridge over River Amble and flood plain. 1791. Built by Rev. William Sandys. Stone rubble with dressed stone pointed arches and moulded granite strings. Bridge to medieval design. Four pointed arches of 5 to 6.5 metres span with five cutwaters on each side. The stone rubble parapets are carried out over the cutwaters to form refuges.

The bridge was acclaimed by Henderson as the only Cornish post-Reformation bridge worth visiting.

The asset was previously listed twice also under the parish of St. Minver Highlands, at List entry 1124698. That entry was removed from the List on 19 October 2017.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 19 October 2017.

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

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