This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NY 50 SW FAWCETT FOREST BANNISDALE
3/51 Bannisdale High Bridge
Bridge over Bannisdale Beck. Probably C18 with late C18 widening to east.
Stone rubble with dressed coping. Segmental arch; voussoirs to west side of irregular length, some outer voussoirs to shoulders. Plain parapets. Roadway is 8m wide. Originally on the route of the Heron Syke to Eamont Bridge turnpike road until 1820s when it was replaced by Bannisdale Low Bridge (q.v.) on new route.
Listing NGR: NY5410101160
© Mr George Weston. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Weston, George
Rights Holder: Weston, George
Rubble, Stone, Stuart Bridge, Georgian Monument <By Form>, Transport