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Latitude: 54.608 / 54°36'28"N
Longitude: -2.7471 / 2°44'49"W
OS Eastings: 351841
OS Northings: 523907
OS Grid: NY518239
Mapcode National: GBR 9H84.1Y
Mapcode Global: WH81J.SF1S
Entry Name: Askham Bridge
Listing Date: 31 January 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1326812
English Heritage Legacy ID: 74405
Location: Askham, Eden, Cumbria, CA10
Civil Parish: Lowther
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
Road bridge. Dated 1897. Pink sandstone ashlar. Single-span segmental arch
with recessed voussoirs, string course and solid parapets with chamfered
coping. The abutments have stepped buttresses to support 4 rectangular pedestrian refuges.
One of the parapet stones inscribed ON SEPTEMBER XVII MDCCCXCVII
THIS STONE WAS LAID BY THE COUNTESS OF LONSDALE.
Listed for group value with Church of St Peter. This lies partly in Lowther C.P.
Listing NGR: NY5184123907
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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