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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.


List entry Number: 1309096



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

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bovey Tracey

National Park: DARTMOOR

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Aug-1955

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 84589

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1/146 Drakeford Bridge - 23.8.55 - II

Bridge over river Bovey. 1684 or earlier, widened 1809 by James Green, county surveyor. Granite. Consists of a single elliptical arch. The downstream side of this arch, which seems to belong to the 1684 build, has fairly roughly-shaped voussoirs. Above it, corbelled out slightly, the parapet is of granite rubble having a coping with rounded top. On its inner face, which is of granite ashlar, is a worn granite tablet which seems to read : 'This 1684 bridge was repaired the....'. The upstream arch seems to belong to the 1809 widening; its voussoirs being better cut; its parapet is similar to that on the downstream side, faced with granite ashlar only towards the road. Source: Information from Mr David Thomas.

Listing NGR: SX7895480131

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National Grid Reference: SX 78954 80131


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