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© Mr Alan V Whetton LRPS

IoE Number: 337900
Location: BRIDGE APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES NORTH OF BECKFOOT FARMHOUSE, BECKFOOT LANE (west side)
  BINGLEY, BRADFORD, WEST YORKSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Alan V Whetton LRPS
Date Photographed: 03 September 1999
Date listed: 24 October 1974
Date of last amendment: 18 October 1985
Grade II

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SE13NW BINGLEY BECKFOOT LANE (west side) 6/47 Bridge approx 15m 24.10.74 north of Beck foot Farmhouse (formerly listed as bridge over the Howden Beck)(rear of Beckfoot Farm) GV II Pack-horse bridge. c1723. Hammer-dressed stone, single segmental arch with well dressed voussoirs set back from overhanging parapet with added wooden railings. The Parish Constable's Account for January 7, 1723 records the payment of £10 to Benja. Craven and Josa Scott, masons " for building a Stone Bridge ovr Howden Beck at Beckfoot. In consideracon whereof ye said Benja. Craven and Joshua Scott doe hereby promise joyfully and severally to uphold and keep the sd Bridge in good and sufficient repair during the terme of seaven years from the day hereof, as witness our hands the day and year above sd". Illustrated in Country Life, August 29, 1957, p399.

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