Bridge About 75 Metres South East Of Painsford Mill

18 Apr 2005
Bridge About 75 Metres South East Of Painsford Mill, Ashprington, South Hams, Devon
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ASHPRINGTON SX85NW PAINSFORD 6/49 Bridge About 75 Metres South East of Painsford Mill


Bridge over stream known as Harbourne River. Circa 1801. Local slate rubble with dressed stone arch ring. Single-span round arch hump-back bridge. The parapet on the east side has some of its original slate copping but that on the west side has later pitched stone copping.

The bridge carries a farm track over the stream. A conveyance of 1801 stipulated the building of a bridge to the rabbit warren (Rabbit warren walls (qv).) Source: Information from the owner of Painsford Mill (1987)

Listing NGR: SX8035956655


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0746 IOE Records taken by Christopher Fransella; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Christopher Fransella. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Fransella, Christopher

Rights Holder: Fransella, Christopher


Rubble, Slate, Stone, Georgian Road Bridge, Transport, Road Transport Site, Bridge