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HER Number:MDV30489
Name:Ghosts Bridge, Bradley Manor, Newton Abbot


Now a modern footbridge over the River Lemon, the stones of an older bridge are visible in the bank.


Grid Reference:SX 847 707
Map Sheet:SX87SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNewton Abbot
Ecclesiastical ParishHIGHWEEK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87SW/164

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BRIDGE (Unknown date)

Full description

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

Foot Bridge marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map.

National Trust, 1984, Bradley Manor (Report - Survey). SDV307144.

Ghosts Bridge. Now a modern footbridge over the River Lemon. Shown on the Tithe Map as a wider bridge. Traces of the track approaching it on the east ogwell bank are visible. Stone of old bridge visible in the bank.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV307144Report - Survey: National Trust. 1984. Bradley Manor. National Trust Archaeological Survey Report. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).

Associated Monuments

MDV9141Related to: Bradley Manor, Newton Abbot (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 7 2012 8:02AM