LONGTOWN BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1087528
Date first listed:
15-Jun-1984
Statutory Address:
LONGTOWN BRIDGE

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Location

Statutory Address:
LONGTOWN BRIDGE

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

County:
Cumbria
District:
Carlisle (District Authority)
Parish:
Arthuret
County:
Cumbria
District:
Carlisle (District Authority)
Parish:
Kirkandrews
National Grid Reference:
NY3776168891

Details

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23 March 2017.

NY 3768 32/11

ARTHURET LONGTOWN

Longtown Bridge II

Road bridge over the River Esk. Dated 1756 on south parapet datestone, for Rev. Robert Graham. Inscribed on north parapet: REPAIRED & WIDENED 1889: C20 strengthening. Red sandstone ashlar. 5 segmental arches, with recessed voussoirs, on 4 splayed piers with concrete bases. Solid parapets with chamfered copings. Central C19 cast iron standard gas lamp with decorated column, now converted to electricity. Builders' maintenance bond of 1756 in Carlisle Record Office, gives details of how the bridge was financed (QAB/4).

Listing NGR: NY 37761 68891

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
78100
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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