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ROTHBURY BRIDGE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ROTHBURY BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1041932

Location

ROTHBURY BRIDGE, BRIDGE STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Rothbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Oct-1953

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 236608

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

ROTHBURY BRIDGE STREET NU 0501 25/263 Rothbury Bridge 21.10.53 GV II

Bridge. Medieval; south arch rebuilt C16 or C17; widened to east 1759; new superstructure mid-C20. Squared stone. 4 segmental, almost semicircular arches which are double-chamfered to the west and have arch rings to the east. The 3 northern arches each have 4 chamfered soffit ribs; plain soffits to southern arch and 1759 widening, Pointed cutwaters, those on west with canted tops. Flat-coped C19 approach walls on north.

The date 1759 and initials W.O. (William Oliphant, a Rothbury mason) are said to be carved low on the east face.

C20 concrete and steel superstructure, extending over cutwaters and replacing original parapets, is not of interest.

Listing NGR: NU0589501598

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National Grid Reference: NU 05895 01598

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