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Latitude: 53.0602 / 53°3'36"N
Longitude: -3.782 / 3°46'55"W
OS Eastings: 280675
OS Northings: 352919
OS Grid: SH806529
Mapcode National: GBR 64.CCSC
Mapcode Global: WH669.WB7V
Entry Name: Roman Bridge Penmachno
Scheduled Date: 3 June 1986
Source ID: 3392
Cadw Legacy ID: CN189
Schedule Class: Transport
Period: Post Medieval/Modern
Community: Bro Machno
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
The monument consists of the remains of a bridge, dating to the medieval or post-medieval period. The bridge has a single segmental arch without parapets. It spans c. 10m and is c. 3m wide, springing from vertical abutments with splayed sides. The monument is now ruinous, although structurally sound.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of medieval or post-medieval construction techniques and transportation systems. 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.
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