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© Mr Robin Downes

IoE Number: 265558
Location: PACKHORSE BRIDGE AT NGR SS 8670 3748, ABOUT 50 METRES WEST OF LYNCOMBE,
  WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Robin Downes
Date Photographed: 10 January 2003
Date listed: 06 April 1959
Date of last amendment: 06 April 1959
Grade II*

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_SS83NEWINSFORD CP13/144Packhorse bridge at NGR SS 8670

_ SS83NE WINSFORD CP 13/144 Packhorse bridge at NGR SS 8670 3748, about 50 m west of Lyncoabe 6.4.59 GV II* Packhorse bridge. C17-C18, possibly earlier. Lias. Dry stone flat bedded rubble; single span, pointed arch; rubble voussoirs; curved abutments; parapet of undressed stone set on end, ramped up to centre. Hump backed bridge with remains of pebble pathway. A fine example of a single span, humpbacked Exmoor bridge, unusual in that it appears not to have been altered during the last two hundred years.

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