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HER Number:MDV33301
Name:Forder Bridge, Throwleigh

Summary - not yet available


Grid Reference:SX 670 896
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishThrowleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishGIDLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NE/215
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROAD BRIDGE (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1899 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV226053.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV226054.

Des=dcc highways division weak clapper bridge consultation/(16/10/1992)in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV226055.

Des=mccallum, d.(dcc)/(1993)/notes + photo in dcc dartmoor clapper bridge survey archive.

McCallum, D., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV30743.

Bridge described as clapper bridge (dcc). Vis=11/1/1993 (mccallum) good condition (mccallum).

Department of Environment, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV330757.

Forder bridge. Road bridge over forder brook. C19. Made from slabs of granite. Small 2-span bridge. The abutments and central pier are made of roughly-shaped blocks of granite. The pier has square corners. The spans are bridged by long rectangular slabs of granite laid side by side. A low parapet is built up each side with long large roughly-dressed blocks and now c20 iron railings have been set into the top of these (doe).

Ordnance Survey, 2019, MasterMap 2019 (Cartographic). SDV362729.

Historic England, 2019, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV362730.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV226053Migrated Record:
SDV226054Migrated Record:
SDV226055Migrated Record:
SDV30743Migrated Record: McCallum, D..
SDV330757Migrated Record: Department of Environment.
SDV362729Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2019. MasterMap 2019. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV362730National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2019. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV109808Related to: Forder farm, Throwleigh (Monument)
MDV77683Related to: Forder farmstead, Gidleigh (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 19 2019 4:34PM