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Clapper Bridge About 60 Metres South East of West Shallowford Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Widecombe in the Moor, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5651 / 50°33'54"N

Longitude: -3.8474 / 3°50'50"W

OS Eastings: 269255

OS Northings: 75562

OS Grid: SX692755

Mapcode National: GBR QC.5TMH

Mapcode Global: FRA 27TK.YQ6

Entry Name: Clapper Bridge About 60 Metres South East of West Shallowford Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1241390

English Heritage Legacy ID: 440438

Location: Widecombe in the Moor, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Widecombe in the Moor

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Widecombe-in-the-Moor St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

WIDECOMBE-IN-
SX 67 NE THE-MOOR
1/146 Clapper bridge about 60 metres
- south-east of West Shallowford
Farmhouse
- II

Clapper bridge across West Webburn river on road between East and West Shallowford
farmhouses. Probably C18 or early C19. Granite rubble. Bridge has 3 spans with a
series of broad granite lintels resting on piers and abutments built of large,
roughly-shaped granite blocks. The centre lintel on the upstream face has been
replaced by small stones supported by an iron strip. Parapets have coping-stones of
roughly-dressed granite blocks. The ends of the parapets splay outwards at the foot
in the manner of buttresses, and are finished with the same type of coping-stone.


Listing NGR: SX6925575562

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

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