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Grassington Bridge liability marker

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Grassington Bridge liability marker

YDNPA, 2004,

Grassington Bridge liability marker

YDNPA, 2004,


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Grassington Bridge liability marker

Historical Environment Record No: MYD36600

Parish: Grassington

OS Grid Reference: SD999638

Dale: Lower Wharfedale

Link to Archaeology Data Service:
http://ads.ahds.ac.uk/catalogue/collections/blurbs/420.cfm

Description

One of originally a pair of triangular cast iron bridge liability markers showing where responsibility for maintenance of the bridge and its carriageway began and ended. The surviving example stands at the end of the south parapet of Grassington Bridge. It is painted white with the raised letters W R picked out in black. Erected by West Riding in the late 19th century.

Location

In Grassington on the B6265 going west. The marker is at the bottom of the hill at the east end of the bridge by the south wall.

Public Transport Details

Nearest town/village: Grassington. Call Traveline on 0870 608 2 608 to plan your journey. After the welcome message key in 885 for North Yorkshire information.

Accessibility

Viewable from roadside pavement.


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