This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
If Google Street View is available, the image is from the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the monument. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 53.0468 / 53°2'48"N
Longitude: -3.6997 / 3°41'58"W
OS Eastings: 286153
OS Northings: 351297
OS Grid: SH861512
Mapcode National: GBR 68.D1RG
Mapcode Global: WH66C.4PH4
Entry Name: Pont Newydd (Northern)
Source ID: 3618
Cadw Legacy ID: DE098
Schedule Class: Transport
Period: Post Medieval/Modern
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Roughly coursed rubble built single span bridge, a hemispherical arch, with modern concrete carriageway and kerb with iron railings cantilevered 0.3 M. out beyond underlying structure. It is sited immediately S. of the A5 road on the approach road from Bron Cadnant to Ty'n Llwyn. A single rubble arch-ring and inset rubble voussoired arch cross. Merely small pool collecting drainage from the meadow to the east and a few metres upstream of junction of Afonydd Cadnant and Merddwr.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of post medieval construction and transport. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of associated archaeological features and deposits. The structure itself may be expected to contain archaeological information concerning chronology and building techniques.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.
Other nearby scheduled monuments