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Latitude: 54.608 / 54°36'28"N
Longitude: -2.747 / 2°44'49"W
OS Eastings: 351848
OS Northings: 523910
OS Grid: NY518239
Mapcode National: GBR 9H84.2X
Mapcode Global: WH81J.SF3R
Entry Name: Askham Bridge
Listing Date: 3 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145321
English Heritage Legacy ID: 74333
Location: Lowther, Eden, Cumbria, CA10
Civil Parish: Lowther
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 52 SW LOWTHER ASKHAM
Road bridge. Dated on parapet stone and inscribed ON SEPTEMBER XVII MDCCCXCVII
THIS STONE WAS LAID BY THE COUNTESS OF LONSDALE. Pink sandstone ashlar.
Single-span segmental arch with recessed voussoirs, string course and solid
parapets with chamfered coping. The abutments have stepped buttresses to
support 4 rectangular pedestrian refuges. This lies partly in Askham C.P.
Listing NGR: NY5184823910
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