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Latitude: 53.6975 / 53°41'50"N
Longitude: -1.8736 / 1°52'25"W
OS Eastings: 408439
OS Northings: 422345
OS Grid: SE084223
Mapcode National: GBR HTCP.49
Mapcode Global: WHC9T.6B18
Plus Code: 9C5WM4WG+XG
Entry Name: Copley Bridge Toll House
Listing Date: 6 June 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1184767
English Heritage Legacy ID: 338494
Location: Calderdale, HX4
Electoral Ward/Division: Skircoat
Built-Up Area: Halifax
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Halifax All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
ELLAND NORTH DEAN ROAD
1/70 Copley Bridge Toll House
Toll bridge house, now workshop and garage. Early C19. Hammer-dressed stone,
stone slate roof and stone ridges. Elongated octagon in plan. Single storey
with hipped roof, central stack diagonally placed, scalloped eaves board. In
each face a window, formerly with Gothic glazing except the face directly to the
road which has shallow stone hood formerly sheltering the toll board (currently
said to be loose inside the building) dated 1833 and bearing the initials of
B. W. Kennett-Dawson, who was owner of the surrounding estate. Copley Bridge
Bar is one of the 15 toll bridges which remain in North-East England. (Halifax
Courier, 3rd August, 1949). E. Webster, '19th Century Halifax Travel and
Transport' (Halifax 1982), p.12.
Listing NGR: SE0843922345
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