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placename:- Park Bridge
site name:- Haweswater Beck
locality:- Burnbanks
parish Shap Rural parish, once in Westmorland
parish Bampton parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
packhorse bridge; bridge
coordinates:- NY51471609
10Km square:- NY51

1Km square NY5116

photograph

Park Bridge -- Haweswater Beck -- Burnbanks -- Shap Rural and Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 11.8.2010

source:- OS County Series (Wmd 13)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
Park Bridge

placename:- Park Bridge
date:- 1860=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Park Bridge -- Haweswater Beck -- Burnbanks -- Shap Rural and Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 11.8.2010

27 foot span, about 6 ft 6 ins wide, no parapets.
Hinchcliffe, Ernest: 1994: Packhorse Bridges of England: Cicerone Press (Milnthorpe, Cumbria)

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