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Dartmeet Bridge

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5433 / 50°32'35"N

Longitude: -3.8756 / 3°52'32"W

OS Eastings: 267195

OS Northings: 73182

OS Grid: SX671731

Mapcode National: GBR QB.106J

Mapcode Global: FRA 27RM.KYC

Entry Name: Dartmeet Bridge

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1241516

English Heritage Legacy ID: 440600

Location: Widecombe in the Moor, Teignbridge, Devon, PL20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Widecombe in the Moor

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Leusdon St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

WIDECOMBE-IN-THE-MOOR
SX 67 SE
5/158

Dartmeet Bridge

23.8.55

GV

II

Bridge, crossing East Dart river. 1792. Granite rubble. The
bridge has two round arches with well-cut voussoirs; raised keystones with small
rounded pendants on the underside. Low granite ashlar cutwater each side with
stepped pyramidal top. The bases of the abutments and of the centre pier are also
of granite ashlar, having above them at springing level of the arches a raised
bandcourse. Parapets have copings of large, rounded granite blocks. Just below the
coping on the outer face of the north parapet is a recessed tablet carved with the
inscription : County Bridge 1792.
The bridge makes an excellent group with a ruined clapper bridge, 20 metres to the
north.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1105421.
This entry was removed from the List on 7th March 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 8th March 2016.


Listing NGR: SX6719573182

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

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