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Brightley Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Okehampton Hamlets, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7596 / 50°45'34"N

Longitude: -3.9881 / 3°59'17"W

OS Eastings: 259870

OS Northings: 97439

OS Grid: SX598974

Mapcode National: GBR Q3.MFCH

Mapcode Global: FRA 27J2.J37

Plus Code: 9C2RQ256+RP

Entry Name: Brightley Bridge

Listing Date: 7 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326303

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94335

Location: Okehampton Hamlets, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Okehampton Hamlets

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Okehampton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Description


OKEHAMPTON HAMLETS
SX 59 NE

4/92 Brightley Bridge
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II

Road bridge over Okement River. Probably incorporates some C16 fabric partly
rebuilt in 1858. Stone rubble with dressed granite voussoirs and coping stones, 3
arches, probably widened on both sides. On the south side they have segmental
arches whereas they are slightly 4-centred on the north side. The north
(downstream) side has reconstructed flat cutwaters those on the south (upstream)
side are triangular and may be original. Straight parapets with swept out
abutments.
Source: Jervoise and Henderson - Old Devon Bridges

Listing NGR: SX5987097439

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