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Mosedale Bridge

Mosedale Bridge crosses the River Caldew, between Mosedale and the hamlet of Bowscale in Cumbria. The single span bridge is built from coursed Skiddaw slate, with sandstone coping. It was originally a packhorse bridge, rebuilt as a road bridge in the 19th century.[1] The bridge is Grade II listed.

Mosedale (village) Historic Buildings and Monuments in Mungrisdale CP River Caldew Bowscale Bridges
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Bridge over the River Caldew

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Old bridge

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- "Roadbridge now by-passed. Probably early C19 rebuilding of a packhorse bridge. Coursed Skiddaw slate with sandstone coping. Single-span segmental humped-back bridge of double track width. Solid parapet with chamfered coping..."

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River Caldew
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River Caldew
- Overview About the River Caldew The Caldew is a river in Cubria which is a tributary of the River Eden. It arises up on Skiddaw and flows through the settlements …


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List number: 1145623
List grade: 2
County: Cumbria
Grid ref: NY3570531990


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