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Wynch Bridge, Newbiggin

Description: Wynch Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111231

OS Grid Reference: NY9038127894
OS Grid Coordinates: 390381, 527894
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6461, -2.1506

Location: B6277, Newbiggin, Durham DL12 0XF

Locality: Newbiggin
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0XF

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Listing Text

HOLWICK B6277, Low Force
NY 92 NW 904279
(South side,off)
4/67 Wynch Bridge
Suspension footbridge above the River Tees. Circa 1830 for the Duke of Cleveland.
Iron with planked walkway. Narrow, railed walkway suspended on hangers
attached to linked suspension rods. Rods anchored to paired Tuscan end columns.

Present bridge relaced the earliest (c.1741) permanent suspension bridge in

Listing NGR: NY9038327898

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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