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FERRY 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: FERRY BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1126812

Location

FERRY BRIDGE

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

County:

District: City of Peterborough

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Castor

County:

District: City of Peterborough

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Orton Waterville

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 15-Dec-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Feb-1982

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49979

Asset Groupings

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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

1. 5141 CASTOR RIVER NENE Ferry Bridge [formerly listed as Ferry Bridge (that part in Peterborough Rural District), under Milton] TL 19 NW 17/188 15.12.55 II* 2. On the common boundary of the Parishes of Castor and Orton Waterville. It was listed under the Parish of Orton Waterville on 13 December 1957. Dated 1716. Fine ashlar bridge of 3 spans with round arches with fluted keyblocks and cutwaters. Moulded parapet ramped up to centre. The north abutment contains 2 chambers with 2 plain segmental-headed doorways on east side and 2 bulls-eye windows on west side. Stone tablet inscribed "The Bridge was built at the sole cost and charge of the It Hon William Fitzwilliam 1716". RCHM (4) Page 66.

Listing NGR: TL1433498459

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Royal Commission on Historical Monuments, , Peterborough New Town: a survey of antiquities..., (1969), 66
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 5 Cambridgeshire,

National Grid Reference: TL 14334 98459

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