CLAPPER BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1305963
Date first listed:
28-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
CLAPPER BRIDGE

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Ordnance survey map of CLAPPER BRIDGE
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Location

Statutory Address:
CLAPPER BRIDGE

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

County:
Devon
District:
West Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Dartmoor Forest
National Park:
DARTMOOR
National Grid Reference:
SX6584377329

Details

LYDFORD BELLEVER SX 67 NE 12/29 Clapper Bridge - - II

Remains of clapper bridge over East Dart River. Medieval in origin. Piers of large granite blocks with granite slab lintels. Originally 4 spans, only 2 preserve their lintels. This bridge is likely to have been on the medieval track known as the lich way which led from the Ancient Tenements on the Forest to Lydford. Source : Dartmoor : A New study - Roads and Tracks : R Groves

Listing NGR: SX6584377329

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
92762
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Groves, R, 'Dartmoor A New Study' in Roads And Tracks, ()

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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Date: 03 Oct 2006
Reference: IOE01/13980/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David J. Rippon. Source Historic England Archive
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