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Latitude: 50.7496 / 50°44'58"N
Longitude: -2.924 / 2°55'26"W
OS Eastings: 334912
OS Northings: 94851
OS Grid: SY349948
Mapcode National: GBR PJ.X85K
Mapcode Global: FRA 47R3.BPR
Entry Name: Charmouth Tunnel
Listing Date: 10 January 1984
Last Amended: 18 October 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1228302
English Heritage Legacy ID: 402880
Location: Wootton Fitzpaine, Dorset, Dorset, DT6
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Wootton Fitzpaine
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Monkton-Wyld St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 39 SW WOOTTON FITZPAINE AXMINSTER ROAD
5/200 Charmouth Tunnel Entrances
Two entrances to road tunnel on A35, c one mile north west of Charmouth.
1832. Stone, with rusticated stone jambs and dressed stone voussoirs with
projecting keystones to elliptical arches. Coursed rubble walling above
each arch with a string-course and parapet with flat coping stones.
Parapets return down to road leval as cutting revetment, and terminate in
short square piers, coped. Dimensions: length 220 ft 6 in.; span 19 ft 7 in;
road to head of arch, 19 ft. "A J Wallis, Dorset Bridges, (1974)" p 53.
Listing NGR: SY3491294851
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