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placename:- Brougham Castle Bridge
other name:- Brougham Bridge
site name:- Eamont, River
locality:- Brougham
parish Brougham parish, once in Westmorland
parish Penrith town, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
bridge
coordinates:- NY53832908
10Km square:- NY52

1Km square NY5329

photograph

Brougham Castle Bridge -- Eamont, River -- Brougham -- Brougham and Penrith -- Cumbria / -- 23.12.2005
photograph

Brougham Castle Bridge -- Eamont, River -- Brougham -- Brougham and Penrith -- Cumbria / -- 2.8.2008

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 4 9)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Brougham Castle Bridge
bridge
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 59 5)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Brougham Castle Bridge
bridge
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 135:-
... the London road, which here crosses the Eamont by a new bridge, erected on the site of one washed down in the great floods of 1822.
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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road across the Eamont
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
BROUGHAM CASTLE BRIDGE / / A66 / BROUGHAM / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 72754 / NY5383629104
courtesy of English Heritage
1812, crosses River Eamont, former boundary between westmorland and Cumberland. Red sandstone, three segmental arches and one small arch for the mill race. Plain weathered parapets.

placename:- Brougham Castle Bridge
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY53832910
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
BROUGHAM CASTLE BRIDGE / / / BROUGHAM / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 74212 / NY5383529095
courtesy of English Heritage
Roadbridge. Dated on centre of parapet 1813. Red Penrith sandstone. 3 segmental arches with recessed voussoirs on rounded cutwaters. Solid chamfered parapet. A broad County Council bridge on the Penrith-Appleby turnpike. Built by an Act of 1811 for continuing the main Turnpike road direct through to Penrith instead of round by Lowther Bridge, south of Eamond Bridge. Extensively repaired in 1899. See J F Curwen, The Later Records of North Westmorland, 1932, p 287. This bridge lies partly in Penrith CP.

placename:- Brougham Castle Bridge
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY53832909
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

old photograph:- Bogg 1898

Book, Lakeland and Ribblesdale, OR A Thousand Miles of Wandering along the Roman Wall, the Old Border Region, Lakeland, and Ribblesdale, by Edmund Bogg, publishd by Edmund Bogg, 3 Woodhouse Lane, and James Miles, Guildford Street, Leeds, Yorkshire, 1898.
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Photograph, halftone print, Brougham Castle and the bridge over the Eamont, Brougham Westmorland, published by Edmund Bogg, 3 Woodhouse Lane, and James Miles, Guildford Street, Leeds, Yorkshire, 1898.
Included on p.132 of Lakeland and Ribblesdale, by Edmund Bogg.
date:-
period:- 19th century, late

old print:-
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Print, uncoloured engraving, Brougham Castle, Westmorland, published early 19th century?
printed at bottom:-
BROUGHAM CASTLE. / PENRITH, WESTMORELAND.
date:- 1830=1869
period:- 19th century, early

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