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Latitude: 52.6963 / 52°41'46"N
Longitude: -3.2999 / 3°17'59"W
OS Eastings: 312250
OS Northings: 311747
OS Grid: SJ122117
Mapcode National: GBR 9T.366N
Mapcode Global: WH79F.8HWB
Plus Code: 9C4RMPW2+G3
Entry Name: Pont-y-Ffatri (partley in Llangyniew Community)
Listing Date: 26 May 1995
Last Amended: 19 September 2002
Source ID: 15967
Building Class: Transport
Location: Carrying the road east from Pontrobert to Mathrafal over the Afon Efyrnwy, about 1.5 km east of Pontrobert.
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
Probably a County bridge of c.1820. The name refers to the proximity of the woollen factory established in 1780 on the site of Dolobran Forge. A bridge is marked here on the 1838 Tithe Map.
A bridge of two elliptical arches, the arch spans of about 12 metres and the rise about 5 metres. The bridge is of grey limestone, coursed, with slightly rock-faced finish. The voussoirs are about 600mm deep, broad, and rusticated. Each arch has a larger keystone on each face, each keystone reaching up to a large string-course at the base of the parapet. The bridge has a cutwater to the central pier on the upstream side only.
The carriageway is about 5 metres wide with a parapet of about 1.2 metres height at each side. The parapets turn out slightly at each of the four corners.
A fine bridge of the early C19 in two arches, which has retained its character.
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