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Latitude: 51.7532 / 51°45'11"N
Longitude: -1.0615 / 1°3'41"W
OS Eastings: 464877
OS Northings: 206476
OS Grid: SP648064
Mapcode National: GBR B0Q.2FC
Mapcode Global: VHCXY.K659
Entry Name: Ickford Bridge Together with Whirlpool Arch Bridge
Listing Date: 25 October 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1159729
English Heritage Legacy ID: 43238
Location: Ickford, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Waterstock
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Ickford
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 60 NW
Ickford Bridge together with
Whirlpool Arch Bridge
River bridge, partly in Buckinghamshire but south part in South
Oxfordshire District, Oxfordshire. Medieval, altered and dated 1685.
C18 and C19 alterations. Whirlpool Arch c1800. Coursed rubble with
ashlar arches and dressings. 3 arches with causewayed southern approach.
North arch depressed, central arch 4-centred. Wide cut water with
parapet refuges between northern 2 arches, buttress on plinth with
weathered coping between central and south arch. Chamfered parapet
copings. In eastern refuge on south side is stone inscribed 'Here Begineth
the County of Bucks 1685' and '1685 Here ends the County of Oxon'. At
north end of causeway on Buckinghamshire side is Whirlpool Arch bridge, a
segmental arch in ashlar with rubblestone parapets and chamfered
RCHM I. 217, MON.8. ANCIENT MONUMENT.
Listing NGR: SP6487706476
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