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Aldwark Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldwark, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0534 / 54°3'12"N

Longitude: -1.288 / 1°17'16"W

OS Eastings: 446708

OS Northings: 462177

OS Grid: SE467621

Mapcode National: GBR MPFK.YP

Mapcode Global: WHD9H.5CXX

Entry Name: Aldwark Bridge

Listing Date: 12 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331824

Location: Great Ouseburn, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, YO26

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Aldwark

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Alne St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

The asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1382008. This entry was removed from the List on 25th February 2016.

SE 46 SE


Aldwark Bridge


Tollbridge. Mid C18, part replaced in late C19. Iron-framed bridge with
timber decking, and one surviving brick arch on sandstone cutwater;
floodarches red brick in loose English garden wall bond with sandstone
dressings; sandstone and brick abutment walls and piers on Aldwark bank.
Flat 4-span bridge on tall slender columns flanked by semicircular brick
arches between pilaster piers with round-arched recessed panels. Arch on
Aldwark side is skewed and spans part of river. Arcades of semicircular
floodarches between pilaster piers and with flat, tooled coping, on each
bank. Arcade on Aldwark bank terminates in splayed walls with flat
coping, ramped up from piers with flat caps. Bridge statute approved in
1768; centre part washed away in flood of 1880.

Listing NGR: SE 46708 62177

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

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