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Bens Bridge (East Paradise)

A Grade II Listed Building in Garsdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3026 / 54°18'9"N

Longitude: -2.3829 / 2°22'58"W

OS Eastings: 375179

OS Northings: 489730

OS Grid: SD751897

Mapcode National: GBR CLSP.XD

Mapcode Global: WH94D.C3JX

Plus Code: 9C6V8J38+2R

Entry Name: Bens Bridge (East Paradise)

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384011

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484443

ID on this website: 101384011

Location: Garsdale, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Garsdale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Sedbergh, Cautley and Garsdale

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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162-1/12/218 (North side)
14/06/84 Ben's Bridge (East Paradise)


Packhorse bridge over Clough River. Probably C17, rebuilt
after flood in 1895. Large snecked sandstone rubble. Wide
segmental arch with rubble voussoirs, stone slate band, narrow
humped deck protected by parapets with triangular coping
stones. Soffit of arch reported to be cracked at time of
survey (October 1994).

Listing NGR: SD7517989730

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