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RIVERFORD 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: RIVERFORD BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1308578

Location

RIVERFORD BRIDGE

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

County: Devon

District: South Hams

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Rattery

County: Devon

District: South Hams

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Staverton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-May-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 100639

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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

STAVERTON GENERAL SX 76 SE 4/94

Riverford Bridge

II

Road Bridge over River Dart. Circa early C19 with late C19 alterations. Cement washed stone rubble. Three large spans with elliptical arches with rusticated granite voussoirs. Rusticated granite piers at the springing of the arches. Cut- waters on splayed piers with refuges in parapet above. Stringcourse at road level Parapet with plain granite coping. The parapets at the north cast end were raised in circa 1872 when the railway bridge, attached at that end, was built. Also known as Hood or Emmets Bridge. Described as "comparatively modern" by Henderson and Jervoise, Old Devon Bridges, page 35.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1107390. This entry was removed from the List on 25th July 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25th July 2016.

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Henderson, C, Jervoise, E , Old Devon Bridges, (1938), 35

National Grid Reference: SX7717863731

Map

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