Monument record MDR7384 - Packhorse bridge, Bar Brook, Baslow and Bubnell

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Packhorse bridge over Bar Brook; it carries a track from Wellington Monument east towards Gardom's Edge. (1) (2) A single-arch narrow packhorse bridge. The bridge is shown on the Ordnance Survey map of 1879 and probably on that of 1840. Little else is known of its history and no obvious old routeways lead from the bridge. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Smith, H (PDNPA). 1997. Personal Communication, 1997. 1997.
  • <2> Photograph: Smith, H (PDNPA). 1997. Packhorse Bridge, photograph taken in 1997.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J and H Taylor (PDNPA). 2000. The Chatsworth Estate Historic Landscape Survey, Chatsworth Inbye Land: Archaeological Survey 1999-2000. p 79, Feature 34.17.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 2681 7343 (43m by 19m) (Centre)
Civil Parish BASLOW AND BUBNELL, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3857

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Record last edited

Apr 9 2015 9:41AM

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