Listed Building: PACKHORSE BRIDGE (1087900)

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Grade II
Authority Historic England
Volume/Map/Item 139, 8, 10
Date assigned Thursday, August 30, 1984
Date last amended

Description

SK 06 NE PARISH OF HARTINGTON UPPER QUARTER HOLLINSCLOUGH RAKE (Off) 8/10 Packhorse Bridge, Washgate II Packhorse bridge. Early C18. Rubble and coursed rubble limestone with gritstone dressings. Shallow segmental arch, the lining of which is carefully coursed, with shallow parapet walls, surmounted by gritstone copings, linked by iron cramps. Metalled surface to routeway from the north extends onto bridge. The bridge is a crossing point on the River Dove for an ancient packhorse route from Longnor into the Goyt Valley. A rare example of a perfectly preserved packhorse bridge. A E Dodd and E M Dodd, Peakland Roads and Trackways, 1974. Listing NGR: SK0522867370

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Grid reference SK 05228 67370 (point)
Map sheet SK06NE
Civil Parish HARTINGTON UPPER QUARTER, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Nov 22 2007 2:20PM

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