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place:- New Bridge
site name:- Torver Beck
site name:- Walner Scar Road
parish Torver parish, once in Lancashire
parish Coniston parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
packhorse bridge; bridge
coordinates:- SD271965
10Km square:- SD29
References Hinchcliffe, Ernest: 1994: Packhorse Bridges of England: Cicerone Press (Milnthorpe, Cumbria)

1Km square SD2796

12 foot span, 96 ins between parapets. It has been widened, upstream 57 ins wide; downstream 78 ins wide, perhaps older.
Referred to as the New Bridge on a map, 1745.
Hinchcliffe, Ernest: 1994: Packhorse Bridges of England: Cicerone Press (Milnthorpe, Cumbria)

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