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HER Number:MDV8860
Name:Road Bridge over River Bovey, north-east of Neadon

Summary

Road bridge over River Bovey. Dated 1845. Granite rubble with dressed granite arch and coping stones. Single span segmental arch on straight jambs, dressed stone voussoirs with projecting keystone on west side dated 1845. Parapets have squared coping stones swept out at ends of abutments. The name presumably derives from an earlier structure on the same site.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 752 827
Map Sheet:SX78SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishManaton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishMANATON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78SE/40

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CLAPPER BRIDGE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))
  • ROAD BRIDGE (Constructed, XIX - 1845 AD to 1845 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV280727.

Osa=sx78se1.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

Clapper bridge, no visible remains. Present bridge is modern (os).


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

'Clapper Bridge' is depicted on the late 19th century historic map.


Henderson, C. + Jervoise, E., 1938, Old Devon Bridges, 46 (Monograph). SDV2296.


Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.

Clapper Bridge is depicted on the modern mapping.


Historic England, 2016, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV359353.

MANATON SX 77 NE 5/6 Clapper Bridge - - II
Road bridge over River Bovey. Dated 1845. Granite rubble with dressed granite arch and coping stones. Single span segmental arch on straight jambs, dressed stone voussoirs with projecting keystone on west side dated 1845. Parapets have squared coping stones swept out at ends of abutments. The name presumably derives from an earlier structure on the same site.
Listing NGR: SX7529782796

Sources / Further Reading

SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV2296Monograph: Henderson, C. + Jervoise, E.. 1938. Old Devon Bridges. Old Devon Bridges. Unknown. 46.
SDV280727Migrated Record:
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #108933 ]
SDV359353National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2016. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV34426Related to: Road Bridge over River Bovey, north-east of Neadon (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 20 2016 3:14PM