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© Mr Andrew Parslow

IoE Number: 263143
Location: GREAT BOW BRIDGE (THAT PORTION IN LANGPORT CIVIL PARISH), BOW STREET
  LANGPORT, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Andrew Parslow
Date Photographed: 29 September 2002
Date listed: 17 April 1959
Date of last amendment: 17 April 1959
Grade II

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LANGPORT CP BOW STREET ST4126 10/78 Great Bow Bridge (that portion in Langport C.P.) 17.4.59 - II Road bridge over River Parrett. Completed 1841. Local lias stone ashlar. Three wide elliptical arches with impost courses, and keystones to arches, band course over, then plain parapet, which is extended at each end into long wing walls; centre of bridge gently humped. Bridge first mentioned in 1220, it was last rebuilt by the Parrett Navigation Coapaoy, assisted by the corporation. (VCH Vol III, 1974).

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