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Gear Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Mawgan-in-Meneage, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0816 / 50°4'53"N

Longitude: -5.193 / 5°11'34"W

OS Eastings: 171663

OS Northings: 25048

OS Grid: SW716250

Mapcode National: GBR Z6.BT6B

Mapcode Global: FRA 080S.NPW

Entry Name: Gear Bridge

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311312

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65291

Location: Mawgan-in-Meneage, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Mawgan-in-Meneage

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Martin-in-Meneage

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


1/127 Gear Bridge

Road bridge over stream at the head of a creek. Circa late C18 - early C19. Shale
rubble with dressed granite voussoirs to round arches and dressed granite hogs back
copings to parapets. Single span.Probably slightly humped road surface originally,
parapets splayed wider apart at either end. Round arches both up and down stream.
North parapet partly rebuilt using original copings.
A simple virtually complete single span bridge set in beautiful surroundings.

Listing NGR: SW7166325048

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

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