MEM15304 - Gupworthy Bridge (Overbridge 4) (Monument)

Summary

The railway bridge has been removed and the cutting infilled.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

The railway passed under a girder bridge carrying the lane to Ford Farm. The bridge structure has been removed and the cutting infilled. [2] mistakenly refers to this monument as Overbridge 3. [1,2] The bridge is named 'Gupworthy Bridge' on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Report: The Hartley Conservation Partnership + David Sekers Consulting Partnership. 2004. West Somerset Mineral Railway Conservation Plan.
  • <2> Report: Jones, M.H.. 1995. Report on Proposed Low-Key Visitor Access to Industrial Sites on the Brendon Hills. P.10-11.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9702 3522 (51m by 27m) (Approximate)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Mar 20 2014 3:25PM

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