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HER Number:MDV38618
Name:Mill Cross Bridge, Bickington


Early or mid 19th century granite ashlar bridge with single round arch over the River Lemon.


Grid Reference:SX 816 719
Map Sheet:SX87SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBickington
Civil ParishIlsington
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87SW/183/1
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BRIDGE (Built, XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1986, Bickington, 9 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV293564.

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

English Heritage, 2014, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV355683.

Millcross Bridge, about 10 metres south of A383. Bridge across river Lemon into Ilsington parish. Early or mid C19. Granite ashlar with vertical tooling. Consists of a single round arch with raised band below the parapet. Latter sweeps outwards at each end to an oblong-section pier with low pyramidical top. This bridge needs to be distinguished from the one (which is not listed) carrying the A383 about 20 metres to the north-west.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV293564List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1986. Bickington. Historic Houses Register. 9.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #89933 ]
SDV355683National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2014. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 29 2014 2:32PM