Bridge over Heltondale Beck, Helton
Bridge over Heltondale Beck, Helton, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 2QB View on map
17th century packhorse bridge with 5m limestone arch designed to carry pedestrians, riders and livestock over Heltondale Beck. Designed wide enough for just one horse with a low parapet in order not to interfere with the panniers.
At all reasonable times. Advisable to call first at Widewath Farm, Helton, Penrith, Cumbria CA1 2QB
From Penrith: Kemplay roundabout, A6 Shap, mini roundabout, right to Tirril (B5320). Turn left (Haweswater). Continue through Askham, past Helton - 200 yards right, signed Widewath Farm. Rail: Penrith (7 miles).
- Wheelchair access: No
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: No