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placename:- Armathwaite Bridge
site name:- Eden, River
locality:- Armathwaite
parish Hesket parish, once in Cumberland
parish Ainstable parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
bridge
coordinates:- NY50714603
10Km square:- NY54

1Km square NY5046

photograph

Armathwaite Bridge -- Eden, River -- Armathwaite -- Hesket and Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 9.3.2007
photograph

Armathwaite Bridge -- Eden, River -- Armathwaite -- Hesket and Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 9.3.2007

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 31 12)

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:- Armathwaite 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 125:-
...
... [Armathwaite] lies on both sides of the river, which is crossed by a bridge of three bold and graceful arches. ...
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
ARMATHWAITE BRIDGE / / / AINSTABLE / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 73431 / NY5073046027
courtesy of English Heritage
ARMATHWAITE BRIDGE / / / HESKET / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 73865 / NY5070546042
courtesy of English Heritage
Road bridge. Originally C18, inscribed on central parapet stone CUMBERLAND COUNTY COUNCIL/ARMATHWAITE BRIDGE/WIDENED & REBUILT 1907 & 1908/FREDERICK PONSONBY JOHNSON ESQ C.C. HIGH SHERRIFF, D.L./CHAIRMAN OF THE HIGHWAYS & BRIDGE COMMITTEE. Hammer dressed red sandstone. 3 round arches on 2 splayed cut-waters, double width. Joint under arches indicate bridge was built in two sections. This bridge lies partly in Hesket C.P.

placename:- Armathwaite Bridge
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY50734602
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Armathwaite Bridge -- Eden, River -- Armathwaite -- Hesket and Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 9.3.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large Armathwaite Bridge -- Eden, River -- Armathwaite -- Hesket and Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- Plaque on downstream parapet:- -- 'CUMBERLAND COUNTY COUNCIL / ARMATHWAITE BRIDGE / WIDENED & REBUILT 1907 & 1908 / FREDERICK PONSONBY JOHNSON [ESQ] C.C HIGH SHERIFF D.L / CHAIRMAN OF THE HIGHWAYS & BRIDGES COMITTEE' -- 9.3.2007

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