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Barle Bridge at Ngr Ss 9120 2782

A Grade II Listed Building in Dulverton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0394 / 51°2'21"N

Longitude: -3.5531 / 3°33'11"W

OS Eastings: 291206

OS Northings: 127820

OS Grid: SS912278

Mapcode National: GBR LF.GTYV

Mapcode Global: FRA 36FC.RKQ

Plus Code: 9C3R2CQW+QQ

Entry Name: Barle Bridge at Ngr Ss 9120 2782

Listing Date: 6 April 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429309

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

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Dulverton

Built-Up Area: Dulverton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


15/65 Barle Bridge at NGR SS 9120 2782



Road bridge over the River Barle. Medieval in origin, repaired 1624, subsequently widened 1819 by John Stone, repaired 1866 and l952-3 after flood damage. Local stone random rubble, rubble voussoirs, ashlar string course, flat coping to
parapet and 3 tier stepped coping to buttresses. Five arch span with pointed cutwater buttresses between 4-centred arch openings. There is said to be a tablet on the exterior of the parapet inscribed "This bridge repaired in the year of
Our Lord God 1624" and "John Stone 1819". scheduled Ancient Monument (Somerset County No 267), (Bentley and Murless, Somerset Roads, 1985; Jervoise, Ancient Bridges of Somerset, 1930; Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS9120627820

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

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