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Latitude: 52.0083 / 52°0'29"N
Longitude: -4.0119 / 4°0'42"W
OS Eastings: 262007
OS Northings: 236339
OS Grid: SN620363
Mapcode National: GBR DV.HPHP
Mapcode Global: VH4HB.DSY9
Entry Name: Bridge over River Morlais
Listing Date: 26 May 1995
Last Amended: 26 May 1995
Source ID: 16003
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located in centre of Llansawel village over River Morlais.
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Dated 1820. The County Bridge Surveyor at the time was John Thomas.
1820 broad double span bridge of coursed rubble. Wide elliptical arches, dressed stone voussoirs. Central low cut-water with later rock-faced coping. Three-quarter height dressed stone pilaster strips at each end of arches with continuous string course immediately above. 1820 datestone to inside centre of N parapet wall.
Impressive bridge of some neo-classical pretensions in attractive village setting
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