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Piall Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Cornwood, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4272 / 50°25'37"N

Longitude: -3.9779 / 3°58'40"W

OS Eastings: 259609

OS Northings: 60461

OS Grid: SX596604

Mapcode National: GBR Q4.9J0W

Mapcode Global: FRA 27KX.N3P

Plus Code: 9C2RC2GC+VV

Entry Name: Piall Bridge

Listing Date: 2 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162503

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99165

Location: Cornwood, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Cornwood

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Piall Bridge


Road bridge over Piall River.
Mid-late C19. Granite ashlar, partly rock-faced. Single deeply-chamfered 4-centred
arch with roll moulded hoodmould. Cutwaters on downstream side only with
semi-octagonal piers above. Stringcourse and low parapet with chamfered coping.
Plaque on parapet inscribed - "This Bridge erected at the cost of William MacWorth
Praed Esq was accepted by the County of Devon". The bottom of the plaque is now
covered by the road surface and the date, if there is one, is obscured.

Listing NGR: SX5960960461

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