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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1203738
English Heritage Legacy ID: 382295
Location: Odstock, Wiltshire, SP5
Civil Parish: Alderbury
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Britford St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SU 12 NE
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
(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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