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Doctor Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Eskdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3956 / 54°23'44"N

Longitude: -3.2499 / 3°14'59"W

OS Eastings: 318945

OS Northings: 500735

OS Grid: NY189007

Mapcode National: GBR 5KRM.62

Mapcode Global: WH714.1SP3

Entry Name: Doctor Bridge

Listing Date: 21 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336032

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76198

Location: Eskdale, Copeland, Cumbria, CA19

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Eskdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Eskdale St Catherine

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


15/6 Doctor Bridge


Packhorse bridge, now road bridge. Probably C17, widened in 1734 for Edward
Tyson, surgeon, to take his trap. Snecked rubble. Single segmental arch
spanning c30 ft. Roadway c9 ft wide (straight joint to arch soffit shows
original bridge - south side - c6 ft wide); parapet 3 ft high.

Listing NGR: NY1894500735

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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