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Latitude: 52.6941 / 52°41'38"N
Longitude: -3.2712 / 3°16'16"W
OS Eastings: 314182
OS Northings: 311470
OS Grid: SJ141114
Mapcode National: GBR 9V.379M
Mapcode Global: WH79F.QKG0
Entry Name: New Bridge Mechain
Listing Date: 26 May 1995
Last Amended: 26 May 1995
Source ID: 15986
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located at the SW end of the Community area, carrying the main road from Meifod to Llangyniew and Castle Cereinion over the River Vyrnwy.
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
Probably early C19 although £20 spent on repairs to a bridge here and New Bridge Einion recorded 1710.
Margin dressed 'scabled' rubble stone. Two catenary arches on one water pier, and battered end abutments. Slightly inset arch of large local mixed stone voussoirs under a projecting extrados. Obtuse triangular cutwater, stepped out later to carry a late C19 widening in plated iron. Lattice iron parapet.
Included as one of the C19 bridges over this stretch of the River Vyrnwy.
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