Malmsmead Bridge (That Part In Brendon Cp)

3 Aug 2002
Malmsmead Bridge (That Part In Brendon Cp), Brendon, North Devon, 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.

BRENDON MALMSMEAD SS 74 NE 4/12 Malmsmead Bridge (that part in - Brendon CP) GV II Packhorse bridge. Probably C17. Coursed rubblestone. Humped-back shape. Pair of round arches with rubble voussoirs, central triangular cutwaters with broach tops.

Parapets with rubble copings and curved retaining walls to the abutments. The bridge carries the Brendon - Oare road over Badgworthy Water, which forms the county boundary at this point.

Listing NGR: SS7918747728


This is part of the Series: IOE\Short_Trevor IOE Records for Short, Trevor; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


Copyright IoE Mr Trevor Short. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Short, Trevor

Rights Holder: Short, Trevor


Rubble, Stone, Tudor Packhorse Bridge, Elizabethan Transport, Stuart Road Transport Site, Jacobean Bridge