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Hesket Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Sowerby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7404 / 54°44'25"N

Longitude: -3.0217 / 3°1'18"W

OS Eastings: 334315

OS Northings: 538863

OS Grid: NY343388

Mapcode National: GBR 7FBM.LG

Mapcode Global: WH80T.K39R

Plus Code: 9C6RPXRH+58

Entry Name: Hesket Bridge

Listing Date: 3 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72406

Location: Castle Sowerby, Eden, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Castle Sowerby

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Caldbeck St Mungo

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Tagged with: Road bridge

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Hesket Newmarket


The asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1145566, in the parish of Castle Sowerby. This entry was removed from the List on 6th May 2015.

NY 33 NW 13/98

Hesket Newmarket

Hesket Bridge


Roadbridge. Probably mid C18 with C19 widening and C20 rebuilt parapets.
Coursed limestone rubble. 2 segmental arches on central pier with pointed
cutwaters under solid parapet with chamfered coping. Underside of arches shows
bridge was originally of single-track width. See E. Jervoise, Ancient Bridges
of the North of England, 1931 p117 illustration and p120.

Listing NGR: NY 34315 38863

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