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placename:- Bleabeck Bridge
site name:- Whillan Beck
locality:- Boot
parish Eskdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
packhorse bridge; bridge
coordinates:- NY17630113
10Km square:- NY10

1Km square NY1701

photograph

Bleabeck Bridge -- Whillan Beck -- Boot -- Eskdale -- Cumbria / -- 27.4.2013
photograph

Bleabeck Bridge -- Whillan Beck -- Boot -- Eskdale -- Cumbria / -- 14.9.2009

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
BRIDGE OVER WHILLAN BECK TO SOUTH WEST OF CORN MILL / / / ESKDALE / COPELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76209 / NY1763601125
courtesy of English Heritage
Road bridge. Built as packhorse bridge, probably in early C18. Random rubble. Single segmental arch spanning c25 ft; roadway c7 ft wide with parapets c3 ft high.
district:- Copeland
listed building
coordinates:- NY17630112
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

old print:- Barber and Atkinson 1927

Guide book, Lakeland Passes, by John B Barber and George Atkinson, published by James Atkinson, Caxton Printing Works, Ulverston, Lancashire, 3rd edn 1928.
thumbnail AK0403, button to large image
Print, halftone photograph, Whillan Beck and Old Mill, Boot, Eskdale, Cumberland, by E H Atkinson, published by James Atkinson, Caxton Printing Works, Ulverston, Lancashire, 1928.
Tipped in opposite p.18 of Lakeland Passes, by John B Barber and George Atkinson, 1927, 3rd edn 1928.
at inter negative:-
BOOT, WHILLAN BECK & OLD MILL / Atkinson's Series 949
printed at bottom:-
Photo E. H. Atkinson) Beginning of Walk from Boot over Burn Moor to Wasdale Head. (To face plage 18.
date:- 1927
period:- 1920s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Bleabeck Bridge -- Whillan Beck -- Boot -- Eskdale -- Cumbria / -- 13.10.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Bleabeck Bridge -- Whillan Beck -- Boot -- Eskdale -- Cumbria / -- 13.10.2006

27 foot span, 6 ft 6 ins between parapets.
Hinchcliffe, Ernest: 1994: Packhorse Bridges of England: Cicerone Press (Milnthorpe, Cumbria)

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