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Plym Bridge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Moor View, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4097 / 50°24'34"N

Longitude: -4.0789 / 4°4'44"W

OS Eastings: 252377

OS Northings: 58709

OS Grid: SX523587

Mapcode National: GBR NZ.RG49

Mapcode Global: FRA 27BZ.4Q3

Entry Name: Plym Bridge

Listing Date: 23 April 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162902

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99232

Location: Sparkwell, South Hams, Devon, PL7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Electoral Ward/Division: Moor View

Parish: Sparkwell

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

SPARKWELL
SX 55 NW
9/125

PLYMBRIDGE ROAD

Plym Bridge

23-4-52

II*

Narrow road bridge over River Plym partly in City of Plymouth. Circa C18 on earlier piers. Killas rubble. Five semi-circular arches with slightly recessed arch rings. Cutwaters to piers on both upstream and downstream sides. Parapets with chamfered granite coping stones, splayed ut at either end over the abutments. "A bridge existed here as early as 1238, on the important main road from Tavistock to Plympton". Springing of the earlier arches can be seen just above water level.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1386329. That entry was removed from the List on 23 September 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23 September 2016.

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

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