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Bleacrag Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Witherslack, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2464 / 54°14'46"N

Longitude: -2.8876 / 2°53'15"W

OS Eastings: 342257

OS Northings: 483774

OS Grid: SD422837

Mapcode National: GBR 8M8B.MK

Mapcode Global: WH836.MJ4H

Entry Name: Bleacrag Bridge

Listing Date: 3 April 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205167

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77135

Location: Witherslack, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Witherslack, Meathop and Ulpha

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Witherslack St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

WITHERSLACK
SD 48 SW
5/47

BLEACRAG ROAD
Bleacrag Bridge (that
part in Witherslack
C.P.)

II

Bridge over river Winster. Probably 1816. Stone rubble. Elliptical arch and
straight parapets with limestone coping. Plaque to south side of north parapet
marking county boundary has inscription: "BLAYCRAG BRIDGE/RIVER WINSTER/
LANCASHIRE : WESTMORLAND/ F 1816 B/88.6 : 59.6/CARTMEL : BEETHAM". Bench mark
added. Part of this bridge is in Upper Allithwaite C.P.

Listing NGR: SD4225783774

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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