MEM15320 - Bridge at bottom of The Incline (Monument)

Summary

Masonry underbridge 13, at bottom of incline trackbed at Comberow.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

Masonry underbridge to bottom of incline trackbed at Comberrow. East facing arched entrance portal with tapered rusticated red sandstone vouissoirs and slate stone walling. West facing arched entrance portal with tapered rusticated red sandstone voussoirs and slate stone walling. Slate stone retaining walls to north and south. [1] The Scheduled Monument Condition Assessment of 2009 gave the bridge a survival score of 3. [2] The site was surveyed in October 2015 as part of the 2015 Exmoor Scheduled Monument Condition Assessment. It was given a survival score of 6. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Report: The Hartley Conservation Partnership + David Sekers Consulting Partnership. 2004. West Somerset Mineral Railway Conservation Plan. P.49.
  • <2> Report: Bray, L.S.. 2010. Scheduled Monument Condition Assessment 2009, Exmoor National Park.
  • <3> Report: Gent, T. and Manning, P.. 2015. Exmoor National Park Scheduled Monument Condition Survey 2015.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ST 0287 3523 (16m by 13m) (Approximate)
Map sheet ST03NW
Civil Parish OLD CLEEVE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Jan 13 2016 1:18PM

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