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Bridge Approximately 15 Metres North of Beckfoot Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bingley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8422 / 53°50'31"N

Longitude: -1.8418 / 1°50'30"W

OS Eastings: 410505

OS Northings: 438452

OS Grid: SE105384

Mapcode National: GBR HSL0.1D

Mapcode Global: WHC91.PP4C

Entry Name: Bridge Approximately 15 Metres North of Beckfoot Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 October 1974

Last Amended: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199392

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337900

Location: Bingley, Bradford, BD16

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Bingley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bingley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

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6/47 Bridge approx 15m
24.10.74 north of Beck foot
Farmhouse (formerly
listed as bridge over
the Howden Beck)(rear
of Beckfoot Farm)


Pack-horse bridge. c1723. Hammer-dressed stone, single segmental
arch with well dressed voussoirs set back from overhanging parapet
with added wooden railings. The Parish Constable's Account for
January 7, 1723 records the payment of £10 to Benja. Craven and
Josa Scott, masons " for building a Stone Bridge ovr Howden Beck at
Beckfoot. In consideracon whereof ye said Benja. Craven and Joshua
Scott doe hereby promise joyfully and severally to uphold and keep
the sd Bridge in good and sufficient repair during the terme of seaven
years from the day hereof, as witness our hands the day and year above sd".

Illustrated in Country Life, August 29, 1957, p399.

Listing NGR: SE1050538452

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