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Forde Bridge (That Part in Winsham Civil Parish and Somerset County)

A Grade II Listed Building in Winsham, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8441 / 50°50'38"N

Longitude: -2.9073 / 2°54'26"W

OS Eastings: 336214

OS Northings: 105344

OS Grid: ST362053

Mapcode National: GBR M9.W38G

Mapcode Global: FRA 46SV.Z0X

Plus Code: 9C2VR3VV+J3

Entry Name: Forde Bridge (That Part in Winsham Civil Parish and Somerset County)

Listing Date: 4 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262242

Location: Winsham, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Winsham

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Winsham

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


4/117 Forde Bridqe
(that part in Winsham CP and
Somerset County)



Road bridge over River Axe. Possibly built in 1824 for Sir Alexander Hood, Local lias stone cut and squared, with some
Ham stone dressings. Three semi-circular arches, plain above with level parapets having chamfered copings and outward
solays at each end, extended on SW corner towards Forde Abbey, Dorset (qv): full-height angled cutwaters on east side,
on west side angled only below arch springing. (Bentley J.B and Murless B.I, Somerset Roads, S1AS, l985).

Listing NGR: ST3621205340

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

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