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Latitude: 50.7602 / 50°45'36"N
Longitude: -3.5601 / 3°33'36"W
OS Eastings: 290058
OS Northings: 96779
OS Grid: SX900967
Mapcode National: GBR P0.1J0P
Mapcode Global: FRA 37F2.GW3
Entry Name: New Bridge
Listing Date: 30 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1309979
English Heritage Legacy ID: 96372
Location: Newton St. Cyres, Mid Devon, Devon, EX5
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Newton St. Cyres
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Newton St Cyres St Cyr and St Julitta
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
NEWTON ST CYRES LANGFORD ROAD
SX 99 NW
6/20 New Bridge
Road bridge over railway and river. 1844-51. Built for Exeter and Crediton
Railway, Volcanic trap and engineering brick (both red and black), granite coping.
Embankments carrying Langford Road have battered abutments of black brick with
square red panels. 3-span bridge with segmental arches. Both piers on 3-legs with
sturdy bases of mixed dressed stone and black brick. Black-brick legs separated by
transverse round-headed arches. Main arches of red brick with volcanic rubble
above. The piers have pronounced batter and are carried up past the drip course at
road level to the parapet. Parapet of volcanic stone with internal recessed panels
enlivened by squares of black brick. Granite coping is weathered slightly to
outside rising slightly to cap the piers. (R A Williams, The London and South
Western Railway, 1968, p107).
Listing NGR: SX9005896779
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