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Packhorse Bridge, Ivegill


This humped-back foot bridge over the River Ive at Ivegill is a former packhorse bridge, thought to date from the early 18th century.[1] The bridge is gated, presumably leading to private land. A stone road bridge over the river is located a short distance upstream. The bridge is Grade II listed on the National Heritage List for England.

Ivegill Historic Buildings and Monuments in Skelton Civil Parish, Cumbria
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Packhorse Bridge

Pinned by Edmund Anon
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Pack horse bridge over the River Ive

Pinned by Edmund Anon
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WHARTON BRIDGE - Ivegill - List Entry
- "Packhorse bridge now footbridge. Probably early C18. Mixed sandstone rubble. Narrow humped-back bridge of single-span arch under solid irregular rubble parapet...."

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Edmund Anon

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List number: 1326713
List grade: 2
County: Cumbria
Grid ref: NY4166643062

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