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© Mr Terence Harper

IoE Number: 96005
Location: SAMPFORD PEVERELL BRIDGE, TURNPIKE
  SAMPFORD PEVERELL, MID DEVON, DEVON
Photographer: Mr Terence Harper
Date Photographed: 14 July 2003
Date listed: 17 March 1988
Date of last amendment: 17 March 1988
Grade II

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SAMPFORD PEVERELL TURNPIKE, Sampford PeverellST 01 SW8/156Sampford Peverell Bridge-GVII

SAMPFORD PEVERELL TURNPIKE, Sampford Peverell ST 01 SW 8/156 Sampford Peverell Bridge - GV II Road bridge over the Grand Western Canal. Circa 1814. English bond brick with local conglomerate sandstone coping. Single span bridge with an skewed elliptical arch giving maximum headroom over the towpath. The walls are slightly battered. They rise to a plain projecting stringcourse at road level. The parapet has rounded coping. Either end the walls curve out to narrow terminal piers which project externally only. This section of the Grand Western Canal was opened in 1814.

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