Thieves Clough Bridge, Marsden
Thieves Clough Bridge is a bridge on the former packhorse route from Marsden to Lancashire. It is believed to have formed part of the original Wakefield and Austerlands Turnpike Road.
Historic England Listing
- Grade II
- first listed 11 July 1985
- listing entry number 1266896
STANDEDGE. Marsden. Thieves Clough Bridge. C18. Packhorse bridge. Single span semicircular arched bridge in roughly coursed dry rubble over Thieves Clough. On former Trans-Pennine packhorse route from Mount Road, Marsden to Lancashire.
Notes and References
- ↑ Author W.B. Crump queried its suitability for wheeled traffic in book Huddersfield Highways Down the Ages (1949).