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Bridge c200m W of Pont y Pandy

A Grade II Listed Building in Ffestiniog, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.968 / 52°58'4"N

Longitude: -3.9289 / 3°55'44"W

OS Eastings: 270551

OS Northings: 342919

OS Grid: SH705429

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z.K02H

Mapcode Global: WH55H.MN8K

Entry Name: Bridge c200m W of Pont y Pandy

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Last Amended: 28 April 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 4693

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated c200m W of the modern Pont y Pandy on the A470, carrying a minor road over the Afon Teigl, N of Ty Mari Williams.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Ffestiniog

Community: Ffestiniog

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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Difficult to date, but probably C18, with the parapet altered in the C19.


High but narrow single span bridge; rubble construction, with voussoirs to arch, and the probably later parapets formed from single slabs of slate on end and joined by iron ties.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a distinctive vernacular bridge, particularly notable for the use of slate slabs to form parapets.

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