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Spruisty Packhorse Bridge over Oak Beck

A Grade II Listed Building in Killinghall, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.015 / 54°0'54"N

Longitude: -1.5516 / 1°33'5"W

OS Eastings: 429476

OS Northings: 457763

OS Grid: SE294577

Mapcode National: GBR KQL0.WG

Mapcode Global: WHC8F.4BDV

Entry Name: Spruisty Packhorse Bridge over Oak Beck

Listing Date: 15 March 1966

Last Amended: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150419

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331539

Location: Killinghall, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Killinghall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hampsthwaite and Killinghall

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

KILLINGHALL KNOX LANE
SE 25 NE (north end)

4/35 Spruisty packhorse bridge
15.3.66 over Oak Beck
15.3.66 (formerly listed as north west
end of Spruisty Packhouse
Bridge)

- II

Packhorse bridge. Probably C18 with C19 repairs. Coursed squared gritstone
and ashlar. Single segmental arch flanked by pilasters carried up as piers
with pyramidal caps. Chamfered projecting band at pathway level, parapet
coping stones tied with iron staples set in lead. Narrow worn stone pathway
repaired with cement flagstones. The stone ramps at each end of the bridge
have square overflow tunnels cut through them. Scheduled Ancient Monument
No 297. Also known as Knox packhorse bridge, it straddles the boundary with
Harrogate.


Listing NGR: SE2947757757

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

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