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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: APPROACH BRIDGE AND FLANKING WALLS APPROXIMATELY 30 METRES SOUTH OF NEW BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1048349

Location

APPROACH BRIDGE AND FLANKING WALLS APPROXIMATELY 30 METRES SOUTH OF NEW BRIDGE, WITNEY ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireVale of White HorseDistrict AuthorityKingston Bagpuize with Southmoor

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Feb-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Jul-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 249623

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

KINGSTON BAGPUIZE WITH SOUTHMOOR WITNEY ROAD SP40SW (West side) 2/125 Approach bridge and flanking 09/02/66 walls approx. 30m. S of New Bridge (Formerly listed as Approach bridge to "New Bridge")

GV II

Bridge. Late C18. Limestone ashlar with 6 semi-circular arches. Later rubble parapet has chamfered ashlar coping with pyramidal piers to centre and ends. The bridge replaced a stone causeway, mentioned by Leland in 1536, that carried the road above the floodplain to New Bridge (q.v.): "Ther is a long cawsye of stone at eche end of the bridge". (L. Toulmin Smith (Ed.), Leland's Itinerary in England and Wales, 1964, p.201).

Listing NGR: SP4036101343

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Toulmin Smith, L, The Itinerary of John Leland in or about the Years 1535-1543, (1964), 201

National Grid Reference: SP 40361 01343

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