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Teignhead Clapper Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmoor Forest, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6441 / 50°38'38"N

Longitude: -3.9257 / 3°55'32"W

OS Eastings: 263940

OS Northings: 84479

OS Grid: SX639844

Mapcode National: GBR Q6.7Z7W

Mapcode Global: FRA 27NC.QFG

Entry Name: Teignhead Clapper Bridge

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92757

Location: Dartmoor Forest, West Devon, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Dartmoor Forest

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Widecombe-in-the-Moor St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 68 SW
7/24 Teignhead Clapper Bridge
- II

Clapper bridge over North Teign River. Circa early C19. Piers of rough granite
blocks. Each of the 3 spans has 3 parallel slabs forming lintels. Some of the
slabs have drill holes. Teignhead Farm, to which this bridge gave access, was a
new enclosure granted in 1808.
Source: Dartmoor : A New Study - Exploitation - J S Cocks

Listing NGR: SX6394084479

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