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Latitude: 50.4313 / 50°25'52"N
Longitude: -3.8377 / 3°50'15"W
OS Eastings: 269573
OS Northings: 60666
OS Grid: SX695606
Mapcode National: GBR QC.G9VT
Mapcode Global: FRA 27VX.8PL
Entry Name: Lydia Bridge
Listing Date: 27 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1307206
English Heritage Legacy ID: 99370
Location: South Brent, South Hams, Devon, TQ10
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: South Brent
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: South Brent St Petroc
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SOUTH BRENT LYDIA BRIDGE
14/90 Lydia Bridge
Road bridge over River Avon. C17 or C18 packhorse bridge with hump back and
widened on upstream side. Stone rubble. single round arch. Large stone slabs
forming string with parapets above with large granite coping stones. In 1669
Lydia Bridge was in decay and the existing bridge appears to be either the
restored earlier bridge or an entire rebuilding of late C17 or C18. Reference:
C Henderson and E Jervoise 'Old Devon Bridges', pp.24 and 25.
Listing NGR: SX6957360666
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