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Exe Bridge at Ngr Ss 9299 2445

A Grade II Listed Building in Brushford, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0095 / 51°0'34"N

Longitude: -3.5267 / 3°31'36"W

OS Eastings: 292987

OS Northings: 124451

OS Grid: SS929244

Mapcode National: GBR LG.JNCM

Mapcode Global: FRA 36HF.XJJ

Entry Name: Exe Bridge at Ngr Ss 9299 2445

Listing Date: 6 April 1959

Last Amended: 4 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247753

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429119

Location: Brushford, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA22

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Brushford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Morebath St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


SS92SW BRUSHFORD CP
EXEBRIDGE

14/40 Exe Bridge at NGR SS 9299 2445
(formerly listed as Exe Bridge
(over River Exe - that part in
Dulverton Rural District)
6.4.59

- II

Road bridge over River Exe on county boundary. Erected in C18 on site of earlier bridge, repaired 1929 by John Stone, altered C1853, parapets rebuilt or extended mid -late C20, Random rubble local stone rubble voussoirs, saddleback coping of slate stone set on end. Three arch span, semi-circular headed arches, low pointed cutwater on down-stream side, set on raised plinths on upstream side; parapet continued as wall for about 25 m and 16 m respectively on north bank (Somerset), south bank (Devon) parapet continued as wall for 19 m and 28 m respectively; coping renewed in C20.
(Jervoise, The Ancient Bridges of the South of England, 1930).


Listing NGR: SS9298724450

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Description


SS92SW BRUSHFORD CP
EXEBRIDGE

14/40 Exe Bridge at NGR SS 9299 2445
(formerly listed as Exe Bridge
(over River Exe - that part in
Dulverton Rural District)
6.4.59

- II

Road bridge over River Exe on county boundary. Erected in C18 on site of earlier bridge, repaired 1929 by John Stone, altered C1853, parapets rebuilt or extended mid -late C20, Random rubble local stone rubble voussoirs, saddleback coping of slate stone set on end. Three arch span, semi-circular headed arches, low pointed cutwater on down-stream side, set on raised plinths on upstream side; parapet continued as wall for about 25 m and 16 m respectively on north bank (Somerset), south bank (Devon) parapet continued as wall for 19 m and 28 m respectively; coping renewed in C20.
(Jervoise, The Ancient Bridges of the South of England, 1930).


Listing NGR: SS9298724450

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