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Latitude: 52.5314 / 52°31'53"N
Longitude: -3.2638 / 3°15'49"W
OS Eastings: 314368
OS Northings: 293367
OS Grid: SO143933
Mapcode National: GBR 9V.FP3H
Mapcode Global: VH684.CMYS
Entry Name: Cilgwrgan Bridge
Listing Date: 14 July 1997
Last Amended: 14 July 1997
Source ID: 18515
Building Class: Transport
Location: Bridge spanning the River Severn on the B4389 which links the A483 with Tregynon. Located on the boundary with Newtown and Llanllwchaiarn.
Community: Llandyssil (Llandysul)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
Built in 1861/2 following the 1860 Turnpike Act to create the Cilgwrgan, Bettws and Tregynon turnpike.
Three span bridge with wide segmental arches. Coursed, grey, rock-faced masonry with pilasters to the ends. Red brick arches composed of 6 courses of headers with tall, narrow keystones. Protruding, pointed cut-waters with red sandstone copings which have narrow plinths. String courses to parapets which are of red dressed sandstone, tooled with margin drafting, and with curved ends.
Listed as a wide, impressive bridge using brick in its construction and associated with the turnpiking of the road.
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