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Latitude: 50.6731 / 50°40'23"N
Longitude: -3.6515 / 3°39'5"W
OS Eastings: 283397
OS Northings: 87236
OS Grid: SX833872
Mapcode National: GBR QN.HX4Y
Mapcode Global: FRA 3779.98L
Entry Name: Bridford Bridge
Listing Date: 30 June 1961
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1333890
English Heritage Legacy ID: 85555
Location: Doddiscombsleigh, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6
Civil Parish: Doddiscombsleigh
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Doddiscombsleigh St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 88 NW part in Bridford
2/34 Bridford Bridge
Road bridge over the River Teign. Probably C16 2-span bridge, widened on the
upstream side with a single span in the C19. On the downstream side the bridge has
2 pointed arches with recessed arch rings and cutwaters; single segmental arch
on upstream side; 3 rounded flood arches. Granite rubble parapets with granite
capping are presumably C19. Described by Henderson and Jervoise as the "most
interesting bridge over the River Teign", noted by Leland and said to have been in
decay in 1678. In the early C19 it was 9 1/2 feet wide, present width 13 1/2 feet.
Henderson, C and Jervoise E, Old Devon Bridges (1938).
Listing NGR: SX8339787236
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