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HER Number:MDV23075
Name:Canal Bridge, Canal Road, Tavistock

Summary

Stone rubble bridge, parapet visible on south-west side of canal road only, circa 1817. Cambered arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 480 741
Map Sheet:SX47SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTavistock
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX47SE/147
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 93419

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BRIDGE (Early, XIX - 1817 AD to 1817 AD)

Full description

Waterhouse, R., Plans of Tavistock Wharf (Plan - measured). SDV351507.


Waterhouse, R., Tavistock Feeder Canal Bridge Drawings (Plan - measured). SDV351513.


Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, First Edition 1:500 Town Map (Cartographic). SDV338879.

Map object based on this source.


Department of Environment, 1983, Tavistock, 12 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV272550.

Canal Bridge, Canal Road. Circa 1817. Stone rubble bridge visible on south-west side of canal road only. Cambered arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone. Parapet. Included as part of the industrial history of Tavistock.


Turton, S. D. + Weddell, P. J., 1991, Archaeological Assessment of Four Areas of Land Adjoining the River Tavy and Plymouth Road, Tavistock (Report - Assessment). SDV256444.


Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Map object based on this source.


Waterhouse, R., 2017, The Tavistock Canal. Its History and Archaeology, 317, (Monograph). SDV361789.

Bridge over the Tavistock Canal at Canal Road.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV256444Report - Assessment: Turton, S. D. + Weddell, P. J.. 1991. Archaeological Assessment of Four Areas of Land Adjoining the River Tavy and Plymouth Road, Tavistock. Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Report. 91.33. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV272550List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1983. Tavistock. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 12.
SDV338879Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. Map (Digital).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV351507Plan - measured: Waterhouse, R.. Plans of Tavistock Wharf. Digital.
SDV351513Plan - measured: Waterhouse, R.. Tavistock Feeder Canal Bridge Drawings. Digital.
SDV361789Monograph: Waterhouse, R.. 2017. The Tavistock Canal. Its History and Archaeology. The Tavistock Canal. Its History and Archaeology. Paperback Volume. 317,.

Associated Monuments

MDV124531Related to: Canal Bridge, Tavistock Town (Monument)
MDV4067Related to: Tavistock Canal, Northern Section (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 10 2019 4:15PM