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Yeolmbridge, Cornwall

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Yeolmbridge, Cornwall

Yeolmbridge is a village in Cornwall, two and a half miles north of Launceston. Yeolm Bridge over the River Ottery is Grade I listed and a Scheduled Ancient Monument. Built about 1350, it is considered the oldest surviving and best built of medieval Cornish bridges. Nikolaus Pevsner described it as Cornwall's "most ambitious" bridge. Yeolmbridge Quarry SSSI is 250 m to the east of the village.
Post townLAUNCESTON
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX3187
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01566
 

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