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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: BARFORD BRIDGE AND CAUSEWAY

List entry Number: 1114887

Location

BARFORD BRIDGE AND CAUSEWAY

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

County District District Type Parish
BedfordUnitary AuthorityGreat Barford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 13-Jul-1964

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 36461

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TL 15SW GREAT BARFORD

8/58 13.7.64 Barford Bridge and Cause- way

GV I

Bridge and causeway. C15 and C19. Coursed rubble, some dark sandstone, some limestone, upper part widened and rebuilt in red brick in 1874 (Bedfordshire County Council Industrial Archaeology in Bedfordshire, 1967, p 14). 17 irregular pointed arches, spanning approximately 140 metres. Approximately 5 metres wide. SW side (upstream): brick work begins at springing point of arches. Arches have corbelling with 2 rows of dentilation. Corbelling also to base of parapet. Stone cutwaters. NE side: stone arches still visible, only parapet is brick. Scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: TL1345251597

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Industrial Archaeology in Bedfordshire, (1967), 14

National Grid Reference: TL 13452 51597

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