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Burford Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Lapford, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8515 / 50°51'5"N

Longitude: -3.7955 / 3°47'43"W

OS Eastings: 273707

OS Northings: 107313

OS Grid: SS737073

Mapcode National: GBR L3.VL98

Mapcode Global: FRA 26YV.76D

Entry Name: Burford Bridge

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263376

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432506

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: Morchard Bishop St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

MORCHARD BISHOP
SS 70 NW
4/101 Burford Bridge
-
- II

Road bridge over River Yeo. Early or mid C19. Snecked masonry of roughly squared
blocks of volcanic and mudstone; brick arches; granite string course and coping.
Double span bridge. Segmental brick arches on vertical abutments and central low
pointed cutwater. Plain projecting granite string course at road level and parapet
carries granite coping with rounded top. Terminal piers each end project slightly
externally and coping over is flat pyramids. Both embankments are revetted with
volcanic stone with granite or replacement concrete coping. The river forms the
parish boundary at this point. The eastern end of the bridge is in Morchard Bishop
parish, the western end is in Lapford parish.


Listing NGR: SS7370707313

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

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