LECKWITH OLD BRIDGE, LECKWITH, CARDIFF

Site Details



NPRN
24126
Map Reference
ST17NE
Grid Reference
ST1591175248
Unitary (Local) Authority
Cardiff
Old County
Glamorgan
Community
Canton
Type of Site
ROAD BRIDGE
Broad Class
Transport
Period
POST MEDIEVAL

Site Description

A stone bridge across the River Ely was here as early as 1536. A three-arched, coursed-stone bridge, with three cutwaters and parapet refuges, survives. Alongside it, taking the present traffic, is a reinforced concrete single arch (NPRN 307689) opened in 1935.

B.A.Malaws, RCAHMW, 04 June 2010.

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