PONT DAFYDD (OLD)

Site Details



NPRN
24111
Map Reference
SJ07NW
Grid Reference
SJ04387503
Unitary (Local) Authority
Denbighshire
Old County
Flintshire
Community
Waen
Type of Site
BRIDGE
Broad Class
Transport
Period
Post Medieval

Site Description

1. (Partly in parish of Waen). 1630. Stone. Single arch over River Clwyd. Cobbled roadway. 8 ft. wide. Rough parapets. Former main road. Ancient Monument.
2. A stone, single-arched bridge, dated 1630. A bridge on this site is referred to in 1485.
(source Os495card; SJ07NW21)
The Clwyd (and the community boundary) has now been diverted and the bridge serves no transportation role (Os Landline).
J.Wiles 11.10.02

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