BROMPTON BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1131590

Date first listed: 06-Nov-1986

Statutory Address: BROMPTON BRIDGE, B6271

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Location

Statutory Address: BROMPTON BRIDGE, B6271

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire (District Authority)

Parish: Brompton-on-Swale

National Grid Reference: SE 21165 99894

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History

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Details

BROMPTON-ON-SWALE B 6271 SE 2099-2199 11/4 Brompton Bridge

- II

Bridge. Possibly in part of 1691, with mid - late C18 and early C19 rebuilding and widening. Ashlar and rubble. Single segmental arch. Downstream side, older section: rubble with ashlar voussoirs and slab hood- mould; cobble parapet with segmental ashlar coping. Widened upstream: ashlar sandstone with rock-faced rusticated voussoirs; band; ashlar parapet with segmental coping. An older bridge, in existence in the C12, was rebuilt in 1691, and possibly again, and widened later. The road from Brompton to Richmond was turnpiked 1750-1. Brompton-on-Swale Workers' Education Association, Guided Walk Round Old Brompton-on-Swale (1983), item 41; Clarkson, History of Richmond, (1821), p 389ff; Jervoise, Ancient Bridges of the North of England (1931), p 87; VCH i, p 51.

Listing NGR: SE2116599894

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 322067

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Guided Walk Round Old Brompton on Swale, (1983)
Clarkson, , History of Richmond, (1821), 389
Jervoise, E , The Ancient Bridges in the North of England, (1931), 87
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of York: North Riding, (1914), 51

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