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Calves Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Lapford, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8644 / 50°51'51"N

Longitude: -3.7787 / 3°46'43"W

OS Eastings: 274922

OS Northings: 108718

OS Grid: SS749087

Mapcode National: GBR L3.TY9H

Mapcode Global: FRA 26ZT.7PP

Entry Name: Calves Bridge

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263345

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432524

Location: Lapford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Lapford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Lapford

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

MORCHARD BISHOP
SS 70 NW
4/103
- Calves Bridge
- II

Road bridge over River Datch. Late C18. Early C19. Volcanic rubble with squared
blocks confined to abuttments and cutwaters. 2 span bridge comprising 2 segmental
plain arches with rubble voussoirs. The abutments are angled back to the bank on
the upstream (north) only. Central pointed cutwaters on both sides carried up only
as far as road level with semi-pyramid tops. Rubble parapet rises slightly to the
the centre following the rise of the road. The parapet walls sweep outwards on each
side. River Datch forms parish boundary with Lapford Parish at this point.


Listing NGR: SS7492208718

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

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