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© Mrs Helen Northcott

IoE Number: 92788
Location: ROAD BRIDGE,
  DARTMOOR FOREST, WEST DEVON, DEVON
Photographer: Mrs Helen Northcott
Date Photographed: 29 August 2001
Date listed: 28 October 1987
Date of last amendment: 28 October 1987
Grade II

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LYDFORDPOSTBRIDGESX 67 NW11/56Road Bridge-GVII

LYDFORD POSTBRIDGE SX 67 NW 11/56 Road Bridge - GV II Road bridge over East Dart river. Late C18. Granite rubble. 3-span round arches which have projecting keystone, central arch taller. Small triangular cutwaters. Cranked parapet with roughly shaped coping stones and slightly swept-out abutments. This bridge superceded the adjoining clapper bridge (q.v.) and was erected following the 2 acts of 1772 to turnpike the road between Tavistock and Moretonhampstead.

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