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HER Number:MDV130611
Name:North Lawn Bridge, Tawstock Court Park


Carriage drive bridge over the road running north from Tawstock to Shorleigh Bridge.


Grid Reference:SS 555 303
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTawstock
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAWSTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROAD BRIDGE (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1701 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

The bridge is shown carrying a private road over a parish road to the north of Tawstock.

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Bridge depicted. It carried a carriage drive across the road running north from Tawstock to Shorleigh Bridge. The drive ran across the northern part of Tawstock Court Park, extending from another driveway, through woodland and across the North Lawn before curving southward towards Tawstock Court.

Ordnance Survey, 2021, MasterMap 2021 (Cartographic). SDV364015.

Bridge shown. The section of the driveway across the North Lawn is no longer extant.

Devon County Council, 2021, North Lawn Bridge (Ground Photograph). SDV364304.

Photos of North Lawn Bridge taken from the road below.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.
SDV364015Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2021. MasterMap 2021. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV364304Ground Photograph: Devon County Council. 2021. North Lawn Bridge. Engineers (Bridges and Structures) Photo. Digital.
Linked images:2

Associated Monuments

MDV130617Related to: Carriage drive across Tawstock Court Park (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 30 2021 1:52PM