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Cowgill Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2775 / 54°16'38"N

Longitude: -2.3758 / 2°22'32"W

OS Eastings: 375629

OS Northings: 486936

OS Grid: SD756869

Mapcode National: GBR CLVZ.GD

Mapcode Global: WH94D.GRX5

Entry Name: Cowgill Bridge

Listing Date: 16 March 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484271

Location: Dent, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Dent

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dent with Cowgill

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


DENT

SD78NE DENTDALE
162-1/12/38 (North side)
16/03/54 Cowgill Bridge

GV II

Public road bridge over River Dee. Dated 1702 on north
parapet. Coursed sandstone rubble with low-pitched parapet
copings. Low segmental arch with rubble voussoirs and
arch-bands; parapets splayed outwards at west end. The north
parapet incorporates a square datestone inscribed: "THIS /
BRIDG REPER / ED. AT THE / CHARGE OF THE / WEST RIDING /
A.D.1702".

Listing NGR: SD7562986936

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

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