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Cadover Bridge, Devon UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
N 50° 27.816 W 004° 02.212
30U E 426408 N 5590691
Quick Description: A granite arched bridge on south west Dartmoor, Devon UK
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/25/2007 2:34:24 AM
Waymark Code: WM293P
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft
Views: 33

Long Description:
Originally the bridge at Cadover was a granite clapper bridge over the River Plym. A bridge with two arches was built to replace it. Eventually in the 19th century the present bridge was built. These days it is a very busy route between Yelverton and Ivybridge and used by a lot of lorries going to and from the nearby clayworks.

Length of bridge: 60 ft

Height of bridge: 20ft

What type of traffic does this bridge support?: motor vehicles

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
River Plym

Is the bridge still in service for its original purpose?: yes

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Road between Yelverton and Ivybridge.

Devon UK

Date constructed: Not listed

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