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Longford Castle Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Alderbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0393 / 51°2'21"N

Longitude: -1.7557 / 1°45'20"W

OS Eastings: 417225

OS Northings: 126690

OS Grid: SU172266

Mapcode National: GBR 51P.LYK

Mapcode Global: FRA 766C.PTG

Plus Code: 9C3W26QV+PP

Entry Name: Longford Castle Bridge

Listing Date: 23 March 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382295

Location: Odstock, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Alderbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Britford St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Longford Castle Bridge



Bridge over River Avon. 1914 by Gambier Parry. Limestone ashlar.
Three segmental arches with cutwaters and octagonal refuges above.
Parapet with turned balusters in panels, and weathered coping.
Stone tablet over central arch on each side dated 1914. One loop
to each refuge below road level. Built to replace an earlier
bridge downstream, when the line of the drive was moved about 200
metres north.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England: Wiltshire, 1975).

The asset was previously listed twice also under the parish of Alderbury at List entry 1181260. This entry was removed from the List on 21st October 2015.

Listing NGR: SU1722526690

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