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Bridge over the River Wey to North East Side of Green

A Grade I Listed Building in Tilford, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.1836 / 51°11'0"N

Longitude: -0.7511 / 0°45'3"W

OS Eastings: 487386

OS Northings: 143449

OS Grid: SU873434

Mapcode National: GBR DBK.NYB

Mapcode Global: VHDY8.XJS0

Entry Name: Bridge over the River Wey to North East Side of Green

Listing Date: 9 March 1960

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 291620

Location: Tilford, Waverley, Surrey, GU10

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Tilford

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Tilford

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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4/111 Bridge over the River Wey
9/3/60 to North East side of Green


Bridge. C13, probably built by the Monks of Waverley Abbey. Local rubble-stone with
thin slabs forming voussoirs of arches; C20 wooden posts and rails above. 6 arches
remaining, a seventh arch buried in the bank and now marked by a cutwater and buttress,
the arches increase in height and span to the centre. Arch to right hand side elliptical
and brick edged. "Keeled" ie diamond shaped cutwaters to upstream side, rounded cutwaterE
over keeled plinths to downstream side. One of a series of bridges built over the Wey
by the Monks and an important feature on the Village Green. The bridge is a scheduled
Ancient Monument: Surrey Ancient Monument No. 141. RESEARCH VOLUME OF THE SURREY
ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOC. No. 1 (1974): The River Wey Bridges between Farnham and Gilford.
Article by D. F. Renn F.S.A. pp.75-83.

V.C.H. VOL II p.593.

Listing NGR: SU8738643449

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