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Monument record MDR7531 - Ramsley Moor, Clapper Bridge

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Clapper bridge with a more recent bridge built on top. Clear from SE (1) Bridge comprises two drystone gritstone abuttments with the stream bed between paved white edge-set gritstones. The gap is spanned by 2 close-set gritstone block roughly 3mx0.5mx0.4m. The south stone has the date 1742 carved in its top SW corner and H 1777 carved on the SE end of the south face. part of the NW wing of the abuttment has collapsed into the brook, but a long time ago and the remainder is stable. (4) Photographic record. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. NDAT 1302. 1302.
  • <2> Photograph: PPJPB. 1989-92. PPJPB 1989-92 8017.1-13 (slides)/ 435.22-30, 480.0a, 478.35a (B &W) /29.8a (B&W). Slides and B&W.
  • <3> Photograph: Photo PPJPB SMR 507.11-2.
  • <4> Verbal communication: Smith, K.. 1989. Pers Comm. Smith, K. 9.5.1989. 9.5.1989.
  • <5> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 1977: 29.8a.



Grid reference Centred SK 2787 7425 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jun 26 2000 12:00AM

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