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Birks Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Cartmel Fell, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.319 / 54°19'8"N

Longitude: -2.9037 / 2°54'13"W

OS Eastings: 341312

OS Northings: 491871

OS Grid: SD413918

Mapcode National: GBR 8L5H.4H

Mapcode Global: WH82T.CPJT

Plus Code: 9C6V839W+JG

Entry Name: Birks Bridge

Listing Date: 23 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266566

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421180

Location: Cartmel Fell, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA23

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Cartmel Fell

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Winster Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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The asset was previously listed twice also under list entry 1087132. This entry was removed from the List on 17 March 2017.

SD 49 SW


Birks Bridge

(Formerly listed as: Birks Bridge (that part in Cartmel Fell C.P.))


Clapper bridge over river Winster. Probably C17 or C18. 4 rectangular rubble
piers and abutments; flagstones extended to either side as raised pavement.
Iron handrail, probably C20.
Listing NGR: SD 41312 91871

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