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placename:- Laverock Bridge
site name:- Mint, River
parish Scalthwaiterigg parish, once in Westmorland
parish Skelsmergh parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
packhorse bridge; bridge
coordinates:- SD53569518
10Km square:- SD59

1Km square SD5395

photograph

Laverock Bridge -- Mint, River -- Scalthwaiterigg and Skelsmergh -- Cumbria / -- From downstream. -- 3.8.2005
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Laverock Bridge -- Mint, River -- Scalthwaiterigg and Skelsmergh -- Cumbria / -- New and old arches; a packhorse bridge widened. -- 3.8.2005

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 34 13)

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

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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Implied by a road across the Mint.
bridge

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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double line, road, across a stream; bridge
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Wmd) -- possibly relevant

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
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Double line over a stream, over the Mint.
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Seller 1694 (Wmd) -- probably relevant

Map, Westmorland, now Cumbria, scale about 8 miles to 1 inch, by John Seller, 1694; editions to 1787.
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two lines cross a stream; bridge
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1694
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Ogilby 1675 (plate 38)

Road book, Britannia, strip road maps, with sections in Westmorland and Cumberland etc, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, by John Ogilby, London, 1675; and a general map of England and Wales.
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In mile 258, Westmorland.
A bridge over a river.
date:- 1675
period:- 17th century, late; 1670s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
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Buildings and tower.
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Wmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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double line across the Mint
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1579

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Over River Mint.
county:- Westmorelandia
bridge
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
LAVEROCK BRIDGE / / MEALBANK ROAD / SCALTHWAITERIGG / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 75743 / SD5355995182
courtesy of English Heritage
Bridge over river Mint. Probably C17 or C18, later widening to east, and parapets. Segmental arch and band; low parapets. Abutments curve out. Roadway is approx. 3m wide.

placename:- Laverock Bridge
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD53559518
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Laverock Bridge -- Mint, River -- Scalthwaiterigg and Skelsmergh -- Cumbria / -- 3.8.2005
tiny photograph, 
button to large Laverock Bridge -- Mint, River -- Scalthwaiterigg and Skelsmergh -- Cumbria / -- 24.12.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large Laverock Bridge -- Mint, River -- Scalthwaiterigg and Skelsmergh -- Cumbria / -- 24.12.2010

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