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Latitude: 50.5578 / 50°33'28"N
Longitude: -3.9665 / 3°57'59"W
OS Eastings: 260802
OS Northings: 74965
OS Grid: SX608749
Mapcode National: GBR Q5.76XX
Mapcode Global: FRA 27LL.DJJ
Entry Name: Old Bridge
Listing Date: 28 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1326424
English Heritage Legacy ID: 92802
Location: Dartmoor Forest, West Devon, Devon, PL20
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Dartmoor Forest
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
LYDFORD TWO BRIDGES
SX 67 SW
- Old Bridge
Former road bridge over West Dart (now hotel drive). Between 1772 and 1797.
Granite rubble with dressed granite voussoirs. 2 segmental arches springing from
imposts and with projecting keystones, triangular cutwater to central pier.
Cambered parapet. The road from Tavistock to Moretonhampstead on which this bridge
was situated was turnpiked by 2 acts of 1772. The bridge is shown in a painting of
1797 by John Swete.
Source: Dartmoor : A New Study - Roads and Tracks : R Groves
Listing NGR: SX6080274965
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