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Buckland Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Sampford Peverell, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9223 / 50°55'20"N

Longitude: -3.3755 / 3°22'31"W

OS Eastings: 303418

OS Northings: 114544

OS Grid: ST034145

Mapcode National: GBR LN.QBNW

Mapcode Global: FRA 36TN.W7X

Entry Name: Buckland Bridge

Listing Date: 17 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96006

Location: Sampford Peverell, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Sampford Peverell

Built-Up Area: Sampford Peverell

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sampford Peverell

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SAMPFORD PEVERELL WHITNAGE ROAD, Sampford Peverell
ST 01 SW
8/157 Buckland Bridge
-
GV
II
Road bridge over the Grand Western Canal. Circa 1814. English bond brick with
local conglomerate sandstone coping. Single span bridge with an skewed elliptical
arch giving maximum headroom over the tow path. The walls are slightly battered.
They rise to a plain projecting stringcourse at road level and the parapet above has
rounded coping. Either end the walls curve out to narrow terminal piers which
project externally only.
This section of the Grand Western Canal was opened in 1814.


Listing NGR: ST0341814544

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

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