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Latitude: 52.2351 / 52°14'6"N
Longitude: -3.4745 / 3°28'28"W
OS Eastings: 299400
OS Northings: 260682
OS Grid: SN994606
Mapcode National: GBR YK.1BSV
Mapcode Global: VH5D3.Q2JW
Entry Name: Bridge over Cwm Trafle SE of Ty Dabuan
Listing Date: 14 November 2000
Last Amended: 14 November 2000
Source ID: 24381
Building Class: Transport
Location: On a minor road between Llysdinam and Ty Dabuan approximately 0.3km SSE of Ty Dabuan.
Locality: Cwm Trafle
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
Built in 1839 by Thomas Price of Llangammarch, for the country estate of James Watt of Soho, Birmingham, the son of the famous inventor (the details are recorded on a tablet on the parapet). One of 3 surviving estate bridges built by Price in 1839.
A single-carriageway rubble-stone bridge with stepped abutments and parapets. A round arch with hammer-dressed voussoirs and projecting key is set back from the face of the bridge behind dressed quoins. The abutments and parapet curve outwards, more pronounced on the downstream side, and terminate with simple square piers. A dated tablet is set into the parapet on the upstream side. The flat copings are partly replaced in concrete.
Listed as a good though simple early C19 road bridge and as one of a series of 3 estate bridges built across Cwm Trafle.
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