Bridges


Some of the many wonderful bridges connecting communities in North East England and Cumbria... Timeline

Gateshead Millenium Bridge
Tyne Bridge
Swing Bridge
Scotswood Bridge
Millennium Bridge
High Level Bridge
 
Wearmouth Bridge
Tees Newport Bridge
Transporter Bridge
Berwick
Royal Border Bridge
Elvet Bridge
Ovigham
Alnmouth
Causey Arch
Infinity Bridge

 

Bridge Over Type Built Location / Near County / Met Notes

Abbey Bridge

Abbey Bridge

River Tees Road 1773 Egglestone Abbey County Durham Grade II* listed

Alston Arches Viaduct

River South Tyne Pedestrian 1852 Haltwhistle Northumberland Grade II listed. Built as a railway bridge.

Armathwaite Bridge

River Eden Road C18th Armathwaite Cumbria Grade II listed.

Armstrong Bridge

Ouseburn Pedestrian 1878 Jesmond Dene Newcastle Grade II listed. Built as a road bridge.

Ashgill Bridge

Ash Gill Road 1916 Garrigill Cumbria Over Ashgill Force waterfall

Askham Bridge

River Lowther Road 1897 Askham Cumbria Grade II listed

Balder Bridge

River Balder Road 1681 Cotherstone County Durham Grade II* listed

Barnard Castle Bridge

River Tees Road c14th Barnard Castle - Starforth County Durham Grade I listed

Bellingham Bridge

River North Tyne Road 1834 Bellingham Northumberland  

Blanchland Bridge

River Derwent (Tyne) Road c18th Blanchland Northumberland Grade II listed

Blencow Bridge

River Petteril Road c19th Little Blencow Cumbria Grade II listed

Bolton Bridge

River Eden Road 1870 Bolton Cumbria  

Brathay Bridge

River Brathay Road   Brathay Cumbria  

Brathay Footbridge

River Brathay Pedestrian   Brathay Cumbria  

Bridge over Devil's Water

Devil's Water Road 1788 Dilston Northumberland Grade II listed

Bridge at Doddington

River Till Road c19th Doddington Northumberland Grade II listed

Bridge by Rydal Hall

Rydal Beck Road c17th Rydal Cumbria Grade II* listed

Byker Road Bridge

Ouseburn Road 1878 Byker Newcastle Grade II listed

Byker Metro Bridge

Ouseburn Rail 1979 Byker Newcastle Purpose-built for T&W Metro

Bywell Bridge

River Tyne Road 1838 Bywell Northumberland Grade II listed

Canongate Bridge

River Aln Road 1821 Alnwick Northumberland Grade I listed

Causey Arch

Causey Burn Rail 1726 Tanfield County Durham Grade I listed

Chapel Bridge

Black Beck Road c14th Barforth County Durham Grade II* listed

Chester New Bridge

River Wear Road c15th Bournmoor County Durham Grade II* listed

Chollerford Bridge

River North Tyne Road 1785 Chollerford Northumberland Grade II listed

Coldstream Bridge

River Tweed Road 1767 Cornhill - Coldstream Northumberland Grade II* listed

Corby Bridge

River Eden Rail 1834 Great Corby - Wetheral  Cumbria Grade I listed. aka Wetheral Viaduct

Cotherstone Footbridge

River Tees Pedestrian 1932 Cotherstone County Durham  

Cow Bridge

Goldrill Beck Road C17th Hartsop Cumbria Grade II listed

Crawford's Bridge

Ouseburn Road c18th Ouseburn Newcastle Grade II listed

Crimdon Dene Railway Viaduct

Crimdon Beck Rail 1905 Crimdon County Durham  

Crook of Lune Bridge

River Lune (Cumbria) Road c16th Crook of Lune, Lowgill Cumbria Grade II* listed

Crook's Bridge

River Petteril Road c19th Wreay Cumbria Grade II listed
Croxdale Bridge Croxdale Beck Road 1760 Croxdale County Durham Grade II listed
Croxdale Viaduct River Wear Rail 1872 Croxdale County Durham  
Cupola Bridge River Allen Road 1778 Whitfield Northumberland Grade II listed
Deepdale Footbridge River Tees Pedestrian 1898 Barnard Castle County Durham Grade II listed

Denemouth Viaduct

Castle Eden Burn Rail 1905 Blackhall Colliery - Horden County Durham  
Denwick Bridge River Aln Road 1776 Alnwick Northumberland Grade I listed
Devil's Bridge River Lune (Cumbria) Road c14th Kirkby Lonsdale Cumbria Grade I listed

Duchess Bridge

River Aln Road 1864 Alnmouth Northumberland Grade II listed
Duchess's Footbridge River Aln Pedestrian 1868 Hulne Park, Alnwick Northumberland  

Eamont Bridge

River Eamont Road c15th Eamont Cumbria Grade I listed

East Brizlee Bridge

River Aln Pedestrian 1933 Hulne Park, Alnwick Northumberland  

Eastgate Bridge

Rookhope Burn Road c18th Eastgate County Durham  

Eden Bridge

River Eden Road 1815 Carlisle Cumbria Grade I listed
Edlingham Railway Viaduct Edlingham Burn Rail 1885 Edlingham Northumberland Grade II listed
Eggleston Bridge River Tees Road c17th Eggleston County Durham Grade II* listed
Elliott Bridge River Wansbeck Pedestrian 1982 Morpeth Northumberland  
Elsdon Bridge Elsdon Burn Road c18th Elsdon Northumberland Grade II

Elvet Bridge

River Wear Road 1160 Durham County Durham Grade I, damaged by the Great Flood of 1771
Factory Bridge River Coquet Road 1865 Guyzance Northumberland Grade II listed
Felton Old Bridge River Coquet Road c15th Felton - West Thirston Northumberland Grade II* listed
Featherstone Bridge River South Tyne Road 1775 Haltwhistle Northumberland Grade II* listed
Filbert Haugh Bridge River Aln Road 1901 Hulne Park, Alnwick Northumberland  

Fleetham Bridge

Long Nanny Road c19th West Fleetham, Beadnell Northumberland Grade II listed
Footbridge by Banqueting Hall Ouseburn Pedestrian 1870 Jesmond Dene Newcastle Grade II listed
Footbridge by Dene Mill Ouseburn Pedestrian 1862 Jesmond Dene Newcastle Grade II listed
Footbridge over Harwood Beck Harwood Beck Pedestrian   Harwood, Teesdale County Durham  
Footbridge South of Red Walk Ouseburn Pedestrian 1870 Jesmond Dene Newcastle Grade II listed
Former Road Bridge Elsdon Burn Pedestrian c18th Elsdon Northumberland Grade II listed
Foss Bridge River Wansbeck Road c18th Mitford Northumberland Grade II listed
Fowberry Bridge River Till Road 1825 Fowberry Northumberland Grade II listed
Framwellgate Bridge River Wear Road c15th Durham County Durham Grade I listed
Frank's Bridge River Eden Pedestrian c17th Kirkby Stephen Cumbria Grade II listed

Gateshead Millennium Bridge

River Tyne Pedestrian 2001 Newcastle - Gateshead Newcastle, Gateshead Pivot bridge - cycle & pedestrian
Dalton Bridge Dalden Dene Pedestrian 1789 Dalton-le-Dale Tees Valley Grade II listed
Gelt Bridge River Gelt Rail 1835 Hayton CP Cumbria Grade II* listed
Greta Bridge River Greta Road 1773 Greta Bridge County Durham Grade II* listed
Hadrian Bridge Central Motorway Pedestrian c20th Newcastle Newcastle by Robinson Library of Newcastle University
Hagg Bank Bridge River Tyne Pedestrian 1876 Wylam Northumberland Grade II* listed. Originally built as a railway bridge.
Hartford Bridge River Blyth Road c16th Hartford Bridge Northumberland Grade II listed
Hartburn Bridge Hart Burn Road c18th Hartburn Northumberland Grade II listed

Hawthorn Dene Viaduct

Hawthorn Burn Rail 1905 Hawthorn County Durham Grade II listed
Heatherycleugh Bridge Heathery Cleugh Road 1810 Cornriggs County Durham Grade II listed
Hepple Bridge River Coquet Road   Hepple Northumberland Modern bridge on 1874 piers 
Hexham Bridge River Tyne Road 1793 Hexham Northumberland Grade II* listed

High Level Bridge

River Tyne Road, Rail 1849 Newcastle - Gateshead Newcastle, Gateshead Grade I listed. Double decker road and rail bridge
Howlea Bridge Bedburn Beck Road c18th Bedburn County Durham Grade II listed
Hownsgill Viaduct Hown's Gill Pedestian 1858 Consett County Durham Grade II* listed. Built as a railway bridge
Hulne Park Footbridge River Aln Pedestrian 2009 Hulne Park, Alnwick Northumberland  

Infinity Bridge

River Tees Pedestrian 2009 Thoraby - Stockton Tees Valley Pedestrian and cycle
Iron Bridge River Aln Road 1812 Hulne Park, Alnwick Northumberland Grade II* listed
Iron Bridge Debdon Burn Pedestrian 1870s Cragside Northumberland Grade II* listed

Isel Bridge

River Derwent (Cumbria) Road 1812 Isel Cumbria Grade II listed

Jubilee Bridge

Walney Channel Road 1908 Barrow - Vickerstown Cumbria  
Jubilee Bridge Dane Gill Beck Road 1887 Barrow Cumbria Grade II listed
Kielder Viaduct River North Tyne Rail (closed) 1862 Kielder Northumberland Scheduled Monument
King Edward VII Bridge River Tyne Rail 1906 Newcastle - Gateshead Newcastle, Gateshead Grade II listed
Kingsgate Bridge River Wear Pedestrian 1965 Durham County Durham Grade I listed
Knar Burn Railway Viaduct Knar Burn Rail 1852 Slaggyford Northumberland Grade II listed
Lady's Bridge River Aln Road c18th Eslington Park, Whittington Northumberland Grade II listed
Lady's Bridge River Coquet Pedestrian ? Rothbury Northumberland  

Ladykirk and Norham Bridge

River Tweed Road 1887 Norham Northumberland Grade II listed
Lamb Bridge River Wear Road 1819 Bournmoor County Durham Grade II* liste
Lambley Viaduct River South Tyne Rail 1852 Lambley Northumberland Grade II* listed
Lanercost Bridge River Irthing Road 1724 Lanercost Cumbria Scheduled Monument

Lesbury Railway Viaduct

River Aln Rail 1849 Lesbury Northumberland By Robert Stephenson. Grade II listed.
Leven Bridge River Leven (North Yorks.) Road c19th Ingleby Barwick Tees Valley Grade II listed

Lion Bridge

River Aln Road 1775 Alnwick Northumberland Grade I listed
Longtown Bridge River Esk Road 1756 Longtown Cumbria Grade II listed

Lowgill Viaduct

  Rail 1859 Beck Foot, Lowgill Cumbria Grade II listed
Lune Railway Viaduct River Lune (County Durham) Rail 1868 Laithkirk County Durham Grade II listed
Makendon Bridge River Coquet Road 1968 Makendon Northumberland  
Middleton Bridge River Tees Road 1800 Middleton-in-Teesdale County Durham Grade II* listed
Mill Bridge River Skern Road 1861 Coatham Munderville - Brafferton County Durham Grade II listed

Mitford Bridge

River Font Road c19th Mitford Northumberland Grade II listed
Monk's Bridge River Aln Road 1901 Hulne Park, Alnwick Northumberland  
Monkwearmouth Railway Bridge River Wear Rail 1876 Sunderland Sunderland Grade II listed
Mosedale Bridge River Caldew Road c19th Mosedale Cumbria Grade II listed
Mosedale Viaduct Mosdale Beck Rail 1864 Scales Cumbria  
Musgrave Bridge River Eden Road 1825 Great Musgrave - Little Musgrave Cumbria  

Newcastle Swing Bridge

River Tyne Road 1876 Newcastle - Gateshead Newcastle, Gateshead Grade II* listed. Built on the site of the Medieval Tyne Bridge
New Bridge River Aln Road 2004 Lesbury Northumberland  
New Footbridge River Aln Pedestrian 2009 Hulne Park, Alnwick Northumberland  

Newby Bridge

River Leven (Cumbria) Road c17th? Newby Bridge Cumbria Grade II*
Newton Cap Bridge River Wear Road c14th Bishop Aukland County Durham Grade I
Newton Cap Viaduct River Wear Road 1857 Bishop Aukland County Durham Grade II. Railway viaduct, converted to road in 1995.
Northern Spire Bridge River Wear Road 2018 Sunderland Sunderland  

Old Bridge

River Tweed Road 1634 Berwick Northumberland Grade I listed
Old Bridge Nor Beck Pedestrian c18th Barningham County Durham Grade II listed
Old Bridge Cor Burn Road (closed) c18th Corbridge Northumberland Grade II listed
Old Bridge River Aln Road c15th Lesbury Northumberland Grade I listed
Old Bridge River Coquet Road c14th Warkworth Northumberland Grade II listed
Old Bridge River Eden Road c16th Warcop Cumbria Grade II* listed
Old Derwent Bridge River Derwent (Tyne) Road 1779 Swalwell Gateshead Grade II* listed

Ouseburn Viaduct

Ouseburn Rail 1839 Ouseburn Newcastle Grade II* listed
Packhorse Bridge Whillan Beck Road c18th Boot, Eskdale Cumbria Grade II listed

Packhorse Bridge

Whittle Burn Pedestrian c18th Ovingham Northumberland Grade II listed

Packhorse Bridge

  Pedestrian c17th Beck Foot, Lowgill Cumbria Grade II listed
Palmstrother Bridge Shipley Burn Road c18th Hulne Park, Alnwick Northumberland Grade II listed
Pauperhaugh Bridge River Coquet Road 1862 Pauperhaugh Northumberland Grade II listed

Piercebridge Bridge

River Tees Road 1673 Piercebridge County Durham Grade II* listed
Podgill Viaduct Pod Gill Rail 1861 Kirkby Stephen Cumbria Grade II listed
Prebends Bridge River Wear Pedestrian 1778 Durham County Durham Grade I listed
Queen Alexandra Bridge River Wear Road 1909 Southwick - Deptford Sunderland Grade II listed. Originally a doubldecker road and rail bridge.

Queen Elizabeth II Metro Bridge

River Tyne Rail 1981 Newcastle - Gateshead Newcastle, Gateshead Purpose-built Metro Bridge
Railway Viaduct Poltross Burn Rail 1838 Gilsland Northumberland Grade II listed

Railway Viaduct

River Font Rail 1870 Netherwitton Northumberland Grade II listed
Redheugh Bridge River Tyne Road 1983 Newcastle -Gateshead Newcastle, Gateshead Replaced earlier bridges of the same name.
Ridley Bridge River South Tyne Road 1792 Bardon Mill Northumberland Grade II* listed
Rothbury Bridge River Coquet Road 1460 Rothbury Northumberland Grade II listed

Royal Border Bridge

River Tweed Rail 1850 Berwick Northumberland By Robert Stephenson. Grade I Listed

Royal Tweed Bridge

River Tweed Road 1928 Berwick Northumberland Grade II* listed
Rutherford Bridge River Greta Road 1773 Scargill County Durham Grade II listed
Salters Bridge Ouseburn Road c14th Gosforth Newcastle Grade I listed

Scotswood Bridge

River Tyne Road 1967 Blaydon - Scotswood Newcastle, Gateshead Replaced chain bridge of 1831
Sheepwash Bridge River Wansbeck Road 1920 Sheepwash Northumberland Replaced bridge of 1894
Sheepwash Footbridge River Wansbeck Pedestrian 1968 Sheepwash Northumberland  
Sherburnhouse Bridge Sherburnhouse Beck - 1335 Sherburn House County Durham Scheduled Monument
Shotley Bridge River Derwent (Tyne) Road c18th Shotley Bridge County Durham Grade II listed
Skelwith Bridge River Brathay Road   Skelwith Bridge  Cumbria Grade II listed

Slater's Bridge

River Brathay Pedestrian c17th Little Langdale Cumbria Grade II* listed. Former packhorse bridge.

Smardale Bridge

Scandal Beck Road c18th Smardale Cumbria Grade II. Former packhorse bridge.

Smardale Gill Viaduct

Smardale Gill Rail 1860 Smardale Cumbria Grade II* listed

Smardale Viaduct

Scandal Beck Rail 1875 Smardale Cumbria Grade II listed
Stanhope Bridge River Wear Road c15th Stanhope County Durham Grade II* listed

Stanleyburn Bridge

Stanley Burn Road c18th? Crawcrook County Durham Local list

Storch Bridge

River Petteril Road c18th Greystoke Cumbria Grade II listed
Sunderland Bridge River Wear Road c14th Sunderland Bridge County Durham Grade I listed

Tees Newport Bridge

River Tees Road 1934 Middlesbrough - Stockton Tees Valley Grade II listed

Tees Transporter Bridge

River Tees Road 1911 Middlesbrough - Port Clarence Tees Valley Grade II* listed
Telford Bridge River Wansbeck Road 1831 Morpeth Northumberland Grade II* listed
Thropton Bridge Wreigh Burn Road 1810 Thropton Northumberland Grade II listed

Twizel Bridge

River Till Road 1511 Cornhill-on-Tweed Northumberland Grade I listed
Twizel Viaduct River Till Rail 1849 Twizel Northumberland Grade II listed

Tyne Bridge

River Tyne Road 1928 Newcastle - Gateshead Newcastle, Gateshead Grade II* listed
Tyne Bridge River South Tyne Pedestraian 1875 Haltwhistle Northumberland Grade II listed. Built as a road bridge.
Tyne Bridge River Tyne Road 1674 Corbridge Northumberland Grade I listed. Only bridge on the Tyne to survive the Great Flood of 1771.

Union Chain Bridge

River Tweed Road 1820 Horncliff - Fishwick Northumberland Grade I listed
Victoria Viaduct River Wear Rail 1838 Fatfield, Washington Sunderland Grade II* listed
Warenford Bridge Waren Burn Road c18th Warenford Northumberland Grade II listed
Warwick Bridge River Eden Road 1835 Warwick Bridge Cumbria  
Warkworth Old Bridge River Coquet Road c14th Warkworth Northumberland Grade II listed (possibly rebuilt c18th)

Wearmouth Bridge

River Wear Road 1929 Sunderland Sunderland  
Weldon Bridge River Coquet Road 1760 Weldon Bridge Northumberland Grade I
Willington Dene Viaduct Wallsend Burn Rail 1839 Willington, Wallsend North Tyneside Grade II listed
Winch Bridge River Tees Pedestrian 1820 Holwick County Durham Grade II* listed

Winston Bridge

River Tees Road 1763 Winston County Durham Grade II* listed
Witton Bridge River Wear Road 1788 Witton-le-Wear County Durham Grade II* listed
Whittingham Bridge River Aln Road c19th Whittingham Northumberland Grade II listed

Whorlton Suspension Bridge

River Tees Road 1831 Whorlton County Durham Grade II* listed

Wreay Bridge

River Petteril Road 1830s Wreay Cumbria Grade II listed

Yarm Bridge

River Tees Road c1400 Yarm - Egglescliffe Tees Valley Grade II* listed

Yarm Railway Viaduct

River Tees Rail 1851 Yarm - Egglescliffe Tees Valley Grade II listed
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Sunderland Bridge, County Durham
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- Overview About Sunderland Bridge Map Street View Sunderland Bridge is both a bridge and a village in County Durham. The old bridge spans the River Wear about 5km south of Durham ...
Croxdale Viaduct
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Croxdale Viaduct
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The Lion Bridge, Alnwick
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The Lion Bridge, Alnwick
- Overview Map Street View The Lion Bridge over the River Aln at Alnwick was built in 1775 by John Adam.[1] The stone bridge has 4 arches and in the centre of ...
Chollerford Bridge
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Chollerford Bridge
- Overview Street View The stone bridge over the River North Tyne at Chollerford in Northumberland was built in 1785 by Robert Mylne. It replaced an earlier medieval bridge which had been ...
Warkworth Old Bridge
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Sunderland Bridge (bridge)
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Sunderland Bridge (bridge)
- Overview Map Street View This stone bridge across the River Wear near the village of Sunderland Bridge, Croxdale, dates from the 14th Century. The bridge has undergone several rebuilds, with ...
Greta Bridge (bridge)
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Greta Bridge (bridge)
- Overview Map Street View The stone bridge over the River Greta at Great Bridge village in County Durham, was built in 1773 by John Carr for John Sawry Morritt. It replaced ...
Newton Cap Viaduct
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Newton Cap Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View Newton Cap Viaduct was built in 1857 to carry the Bishop Auckland to Durham City railway across the River Wear and Newton Cap Bank, which leads ...
Newton Cap Bridge
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Newton Cap Bridge
- Overview Map Street View Newton Cap Bridge is a stone bridge across the River Wear at Bishop Auckland, County Durham. Reputedly it was built in the late 14th century for ...
Barnard Castle Bridge
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Barnard Castle Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The stone Bridge over the River Tees connects the town of Barnard Castle with Startforth. It dates from the 14th Century and is overlooked by the castle. It ...
Felton Old Bridge
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Rutherford Bridge
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Rutherford Bridge
- Overview Map Street View A stone bridge over the River Greta just over a mile North West of Scargill, County Durham. The bridge was built in 1773 following the great ...
Blueback Bridge, Whitfield
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Cupola Bridge
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Cupola Bridge
- Overview Map Street View A three arch stone bridge over the River Allen, built 1778 and located a mile and a half from Whitfield, Northumberland. The bridge is Grade 2 ...
Mill Bridge,  Coatham Munderville
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Mill Bridge, Coatham Munderville
- Overview Map Street View A stone bridge, built 1861, which straddles the parishes of Coatham Mundeville and Brafferton. The bridge is Grade 2 listed.
Salters Bridge, Gosforth
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Salters Bridge, Gosforth
- Overview Map Street View Salters Bridge crosses the Ouseburn in South Gosforth. It dates from the 14th Century and is Grade I listed.
Winston Bridge
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Winston Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The bridge over the River Tees near Winston in Counry Durham was built in 1762-1763, designed by Sir Thomas Robinson[1]. The bridge is notable for its ...
Whorlton Suspension Bridge
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Whorlton Suspension Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The toll bridge over the River Tees at Whorlton, County Durham, was opened in 1831. It was designed by John and Benjamin Green of Newcastle, who ...
Hartford Bridge (bridge)
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Old Bridge, Lesbury
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Old Bridge, Lesbury
- Overview Map Street View The old stone bridge over the River Aln at Lesbury dates from the 15th century, though substantially altered in the 19th century. The bridge is Grade ...
New Bridge, Lesbury
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New Bridge, Lesbury
- Overview Map Street View The 'new' road bridge over the River Aln at Lesbury was opened in 2004 and carries the A1068. Prior to that the road was routed over ...
Railway Viaduct, Lesbury
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Railway Viaduct, Lesbury
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Duchess Bridge, Alnmouth
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- Overview Map Street View The stone bridge over the River Aln at Alnmouth, built in 1864. The bridge is Grade II listed. A cast-iron plate on the south parapet has ...
Lambley Viaduct
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Lambley Viaduct
- Overview About Lambley Viaduct Map Lambley viaduct was built by the Newcastle and Carlisle Railway in 1852 to carry the Haltwhistle to Alston branch line over the River South Tyne at ...
Bridge over the Wear, Stanhope
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Bridge over the Wear, Stanhope
- Overview Map Street View This stone bridge over the River Wear just west of Stanhope dates from medieval times. The bridge now carries the B6278 road. It is Grade II* ...
Denemouth Viaduct, Castle Eden Dene
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Denemouth Viaduct, Castle Eden Dene
- Overview Map The railway viaduct at Dene Holme over Castle Eden Dene was completed in 1905.[1] It is between Blackhall Colliery and Horden, in County Durham. The viaduct has 10 ...
Bywell Bridge, over the Tyne
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Bywell Bridge, over the Tyne
- Overview Map Street View Stone bridge over the River Tyne, built 1836-1838, designed by George Basevi. The bridge carries the B6309 road over the Tyne, with Bywell on the north ...
Queen Alexandra Bridge, Sunderland
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Queen Alexandra Bridge, Sunderland
- Overview About the Bridge Map Street View The Queen Alexandra Bridge over the River Wear links the Southwick and Deptford areas of Sunderland. The bridge was built 1907-1909, originally as a double-decker ...
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Shotley Bridge (bridge)
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Shotley Bridge (bridge)
- Overview Map Street View The stone bridge over the River Derwent at Shotley Bridge was built in the late 18th century, later widened in c1820. The bridge is Grade II ...
Denwick Bridge
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Denwick Bridge
- Overview Map Street View Denwick Bridge over the River Aln is located about half a mile north east of Alnwick and a similar distance south west of Denwick. The stone ...
Telford Bridge, Morpeth
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Telford Bridge, Morpeth
- Overview Map Street View Telford Bridge (aka 'New Bridge') in Morpeth was built 1829 - 1831 by Thomas Telford.[1] The stone bridge carries the A192 road over the River Wansbeck. ...
Weldon Bridge - Bridge
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Weldon Bridge - Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The stone bridge over the River Coquet at Weldon Bridge was built c.1760[1] The bridge has 3 arches and distinctive circular openings between the arches. It ...
Pauperhaugh Bridge
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Pauperhaugh Bridge
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Road Bridge, Sheepwash
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Road Bridge, Sheepwash
- Overview Map Street View The bridge at Sheepwash carries the A1068 road over the River Wansbeck. It was built in 1920 to replace a stone bridge damaged by floods in ...
Fleetham Bridge
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Fleetham Bridge
- The stone single arched bridge over the Long Nanny at West Freetham, near Beadnell, was built in the early 19th century. The bridge is Grade II listed. 
Chapel Bridge, Barforth
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Hexham Bridge
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Hexham Bridge
- It replaced an earlier bridge, which was destroyed in the Great Flood of 1771. Hexham bridge is Grade II* listed.
Coldstream Bridge
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Coldstream Bridge
- Overview About Coldstream Bridge Map Street View   Coldstream Bridge, linking Coldstream, Scottish Borders with Cornhill-on-Tweed, Northumberland, is an 18th-century Grade II* listed bridge between England and Scotland, across the ...
Crimdon Dene Railway Viaduct
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Crimdon Dene Railway Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View The viaduct over Crimdon Dene was built in 1905 to carry the North Eastern Railway. The viaduct is located close to the mouth of Crimdon Dene, ...
Warenford Bridge
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Warenford Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The stone bridge over Waren Burn at Warenford in Northumberland was built in the late 18th or early 19th century and is Grade II listed.[1] The ...
Twizel Viaduct
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Twizel Viaduct
- Twizel Viaduct was built between 1846 and 1849 by the Newcastle & Berwick Railway, to carry the Tweedmouth to Kelso railway branch line over the River Till at Twizell in ...
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Knar Burn Railway Viaduct
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Balder Bridge, Cotherstone
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Balder Bridge, Cotherstone
- Overview Map Street View The stone road bridge over the River Balder at Cotherstone dates back to the 15th century. It was rebuilt c.1681 and the upstream side of the ...
Cotherstone Footbridge
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Cotherstone Footbridge
- Overview Map The footbridge over the River Tees just north of Cortherstone, County Durham, was built in 1932 by Joseph L Thompson and Sons Ltd of Sunderland. It replaced two ...
Lune Railway Viaduct
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Lune Railway Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View Disused railway viaduct over the River Lune, built in 1868 for the Tees Valley Railway Company. The viaduct is Grade II listed.
Bewick Bridge
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Bewick Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The stone road bridge near Old Bewick in Northumberland was built in the early 19th century, or possibly earlier. There is also a small hamlet by ...
Heatherycleugh Bridge
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Heatherycleugh Bridge
- Overview Map Street View Heatherycleugh Bridge carries School Hill road (part of the A689) over the steep valley of the Heathery Cleugh (a stream), shortly before it flow into Killhope ...
Canongate Bridge, Alnwick
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Canongate Bridge, Alnwick
Union Chain Bridge
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Union Chain Bridge
- Overview About The Union Chain Bridge Map Street View The Union Chain Bridge spans the River Tweed between Horncliffe in England and Fishwick in Scotland. The bridge was built  for ...
Railway Viaduct over Poltross Burn
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Railway Viaduct over Poltross Burn
Bridge over Tarset Burn, Lanehead
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Bridge over Tarset Burn, Lanehead
Bridge over the River Till, Doddington
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Bridge over the River Till, Doddington
Hownsgill Viaduct
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Hownsgill Viaduct
Hawthorn Dene Viaduct
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Hawthorn Dene Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View The railway viaduct over Hawthorn Dene was built in 1905 for the North-Eastern Railway Company. The viaduct is located near the coast at the mouth of ...
Bridge over Croxdale Beck
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Bridge over Croxdale Beck
- Overview Map A stone single-track road bridge over Croxdale Beck, built c.1760 by Christopher Ebdon.[1] It is located just north of Sunderland Bridge, near Croxdale Hall. The bridge was built ...
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Dalton Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The single arch limestone bridge over Dalden Dene at Dalton-le-Dale is dated 1789. The bridge is Grade II listed.[1] It is reputed that Oliver Cromwell crossed ...
Edlingham Railway Viaduct
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Edlingham Railway Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View This railway viaduct is located under half a mile north-east of Edlingham in Northumberland, and close to Edlingham Castle. It was built in c.1885 for the ...
Haltwhistle Tyne Bridge
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Haltwhistle Tyne Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The pedestrian bridge (a former road bridge) over the River South Tyne at Haltwhistle was built in 1875. It was constructed with wrought-iron arches and cast-iron ...
Alston Arches Viaduct, Haltwhistle
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Alston Arches Viaduct, Haltwhistle
- Overview Map Street View Alston Arches Viaduct is a disused railway viaduct over the River South Tyne at Haltwhistle. It was built in 1852 by Sir George Barclay Bruce for ...
Ouseburn Viaduct
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Ouseburn Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View Ouseburn Viaduct is a railway bridge over the valley of the Ouseburn (river). It was built between 1837-1839 by John and Benjamin Green for the Newcastle ...
Willington Dene Viaduct
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Willington Dene Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View Willington Dene Viaduct is a railway bridge over the valley of Wallsend Burn near Willington and Wallsend. It was built between 1837-1839 by John and Benjamin Green ...
Byker Bridge
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Byker Bridge
- Overview About Byker Bridge Map Street View   The Byker Bridge is a 344.65m (1130 ft) long road bridge that carries the A193 road over the River Ouseburn in Newcastle ...
Crawford's Bridge, Ouseburn Valley
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Crawford's Bridge, Ouseburn Valley
- Overview Map Street View Crawford's bridge is a small segmental arch stone bridge over the Ouseburn built in the early to mid-18th century. It is the oldest of the surviving ...
Piercebridge Bridge
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Piercebridge Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The stone bridge over the River Tees at Piercebridge was built in 1673. The bridge was widened on its downstream side in 1781.[1] Today the bridge ...
Iron Bridge, Hulne Park
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Iron Bridge, Hulne Park
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Filbert Haugh Bridge
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Filbert Haugh Bridge
Palmstrother Bridge, Hulne Park
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Palmstrother Bridge, Hulne Park
- Palmstrother Bridge in Hulne Park is a late 18th century stone bridge over Shipley Burn, just before its confluence with the River Aln. It is close to East Brizlee Bridge. Palmstrother Bridge ...
East Brizlee Bridge, Hulne Park
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East Brizlee Bridge, Hulne Park
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Duchess's Footbridge, Hulne Park
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Duchess's Footbridge, Hulne Park
New Footbridge, Hulne Park
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New Footbridge, Hulne Park
- This footbridge over the River Aln at Hulne Park was built in 2009 and replaced an earlier bridge which was destroyed in the floods of September 2008.
Lady's Bridge, Eslington Park
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Lady's Bridge, Eslington Park
Factory Bridge over River Coquet
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Factory Bridge over River Coquet
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Hepple Bridge
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Hepple Bridge
- Overview Map Street View Hepple Bridge carries the B6341 road across the River Coquet a quarter of a mile south of Hepple, Northumberland. The bridge dates from 1874, though the ...
Makendon Bridge
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Makendon Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The small road bridge over the River Coquet, located just under a quater mile noth-east of Makendon, was built in 1968.[1] It is in a remote ...
Bridge at Chew Green
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Bridge at Chew Green
- Overview Map Street View The small concrete bridge over the River Coquet, near the remains of Chew Green Roman Fort, was built in 1968.[1] It is the first bridge over ...
Buckham's Bridge, Blindburn
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Buckham's Bridge, Blindburn
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Blindburn Footbridge
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Blindburn Footbridge
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Rothbury Bridge
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Rothbury Bridge
- Overview Map The road bridge over the River Coquet at Rothbury was originally built in 1460. The bridge is Grade II listed. The bridge was badly damaged during storms and ...
Lady's Bridge, Rothbury
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Lady's Bridge, Rothbury
Golf Club Bridge, Rothbury
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Golf Club Bridge, Rothbury
- Overview Map Street View Only the piers remain (2016) after the bridge was damaged.
Lands Viaduct (remains)
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Lands Viaduct (remains)
- Overview About Lands Viaduct Map Lands Viaduct was built in 1863 to carry the South Durham and Lancashire Union Railway over the River Gaunless. Gaunless Viaduct, also known as the ...
Blanchland Bridge
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Blanchland Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The stone arched bridge over the River Derwent at Blanchland was built in the mid 18th century; it is Grade II listed. The south end of ...
Whittingham Bridge
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Whittingham Bridge
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Winch Bridge, nr Holwick
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Winch Bridge, nr Holwick
- Overview Map Street View An iron suspension footbridge with planked walkway, over the River Tees, by the Low Force waterfalls, near Holwick and Newbiggin. The bridge was built c.1820 for the ...
Howlea Bridge, nr Bedburn
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Howlea Bridge, nr Bedburn
Old Bridge over Nor Beck, Barningham
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Old Bridge over Nor Beck, Barningham
- Overview Map Street View The old bridge over Nor Beck, located about half a kilometre north of Barningham, was built in the 18th century. It was once the main route ...
Hartburn Bridge
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Hartburn Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The stone bridge over the Hart Burn between Hartburn and Meldon Park was built in the 18th century. It was widened in 1850 and now carries ...
Eggleston Bridge
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Eggleston Bridge
- Overview Map Street View Eggleston Bridge is a single track road bridge across the River Tees near Eggleston in County Durham. The bridge here can be traced back to the 15th ...
Bridge over Wreigh Burn, Thropton
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Bridge over Wreigh Burn, Thropton
- Overview Map Street View The stone hump-backed bridge over the Wreigh Burn at Thropton was built in 1810. It was built by George Robson, a local Catholic landowner, at a ...
Leven Bridge
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Leven Bridge
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Kielder Viaduct
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Kielder Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View Kielder Viaduct spans the River North Tyne just north of Bakethin Reservoir and Kielder Water. It once carried the Border Counties Railway. The viaduct was completed in ...
Bellingham Bridge
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Bellingham Bridge
- The stone bridge over the River North Tyne at Bellingham was built in 1834 by John Green.[1] The bridge is a Grade II listed structure.
Foss Bridge, Mitford
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Foss Bridge, Mitford
- Foss Bridge is a mid 18th century stone bridge over the River Wansbeck at Mitford, near Mitford Castle (sometimes caled "Wansbeck Bridge"). The bridge is Grade II listed.[1]
Mitford Bridge, over the River Font
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Mitford Bridge, over the River Font
Railway Viaduct over River Font
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Railway Viaduct over River Font
Packhorse Bridge over Whittle Burn, Ovingham
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Packhorse Bridge over Whittle Burn, Ovingham
Bridge, Warwick Bridge
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Bridge, Warwick Bridge
- Bridge over the River Eden at Warwick Bridge, Cumbria.
Corby Bridge (Wetheral Viaduct)
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Corby Bridge (Wetheral Viaduct)
- Overview Map Street View Corby Bridge (more commonly called Wetheral Viaduct) is a railway viaduct over the River Eden, between Great Corby and Wetheral in Cumbria. The 5 arch, red ...
Tyne Bridge, Corbridge
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Tyne Bridge, Corbridge
- Overview About Corbridge Bridge Map Street View The seven arched stone bridge over the River Tyne at Corbridge was completed in 1674. It replaced an earlier bridge of 1235 and ...
Old Bridge over Cor Burn, Corbridge
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Old Bridge over Cor Burn, Corbridge
Bridge over Devil's Water, Dilston
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Bridge over Devil's Water, Dilston
Bridge over Whillan Beck, Boot, Eskdale
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Bridge over Whillan Beck, Boot, Eskdale
- Overview Map Street View The stone bridge over Whillan Beck, by Esksdale Mill in Boot, was originally built as packhorse bridge in the early 18th century.[1] The bridge is Grade ...
Jubilee Bridge over Walney Channel
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Jubilee Bridge over Walney Channel
- Overview About the Bridge Map Street View Jubilee Bridge over the Walney Channel connects the centre of Barrow-in-Furness with Walney Island. The bridge was built in 1908 to cater for ...
Bridge over River Esk, Longtown
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Bridge over River Esk, Longtown
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Hagg Bank Bridge, Wylam
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Hagg Bank Bridge, Wylam
- Overview About West Wylam Bridge Map West Wylam Bridge (also known as Hagg Bank Bridge and Points Bridge) is a footbridge over the River Tyne to the south-west of Wylam. ...
Former Road Bridge over Elsdon Burn, Elsdon
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Former Road Bridge over Elsdon Burn, Elsdon
- Overview Map Street View The former road bridge over Elsdon Burn, at the north-end of the village of Elsdon was built in the late 18th or early 19th century.[1] The ...
Elsdon Bridge
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Elsdon Bridge
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Iron Bridge, Cragside
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Iron Bridge, Cragside
- The iron footbridge over Debdon Burn at Cragside was manufactured in 1870s at Lord Armstrong's Elswick Works. The footbridge is Grade II* listed.[1] The footbridge was closed to the public ...
Isel Bridge
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Isel Bridge
- Isel Bridge is a road bridge over the River Derwent near St Michael's Church in Isel, Cumbria. The bridge, with 3 segmental arches, was built in 1812, replacing an earlier ...
Old Derwent Bridge, Swalwell
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Old Derwent Bridge, Swalwell
- Overview Map Street View The stone bridge over the River Derwent at Swalwell was built in c.1779 for the Gateshead - Hexham Turnpike road.[1] The 3 arched bridge is Grade ...
Stanleyburn Bridge
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Stanleyburn Bridge
Monkwearmouth Railway Bridge
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Monkwearmouth Railway Bridge
- Overview About Monkwearmouth Railway Bridge Map Street View   Monkwearmouth Railway Bridge (officially Monkwearmouth Bridge, also called Wearmouth Railway Bridge or Sunderland Railway Bridge) is a railway bridge built in ...
Footbridge by Jesmond Dene Mill
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Footbridge by Jesmond Dene Mill
Footbridge by Banqueting Hall, Jesmond Dene
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Footbridge by Banqueting Hall, Jesmond Dene
Footbridge South of Red Walk, Jesmond Dene
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Footbridge South of Red Walk, Jesmond Dene
Devil's Bridge, Kirkby Lonsdale
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Devil's Bridge, Kirkby Lonsdale
Eamont Bridge (bridge)
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Eamont Bridge (bridge)
- Overview About Eamont Bridge Map Street View The sandstone bridge over the River Eamont at Eamont Bridge (village) dates from the c.15th century. The bridge crossed the old county boundary ...
Eden Bridge, Carlisle
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Eden Bridge, Carlisle
Brougham Castle Bridge
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Brougham Castle Bridge
- The red sandstone bridge over the River Eamont, near Brougham Castle, was built in 1813. The bridge, near Penrith, was built to carry the Penrith-Appleby turnpike road over the River Eamont, ...
Mosedale Viaduct
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Mosedale Viaduct
- Overview About Mosedale Viaduct Map This 12 arch stone viaduct was built to carry the Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway over Mosedale, located about 1 mile south-east of Scales in ...
Yarm Bridge
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Yarm Bridge
- In c.1400 Bishop Skirlaw of Durham built this stone bridge across the River Tees. The bridge was widened at a later date. It is still in use as a road ...
Yarm Railway Viaduct
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Yarm Railway Viaduct
- The railway viaduct over the River Tees between the towns of Yarm and Egglescliffe was built for the Leeds Northern Railway between 1849 and 1851, and officially opened on the 15th ...
Deepdale Footbridge, Barnard Castle
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Deepdale Footbridge, Barnard Castle
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Elliott Bridge, Morpeth
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Elliott Bridge, Morpeth
- Elliott Bridge is a pedestrian footbridge over the River Wansbeck joining Morpeth town centre to Carlisle Park. The bridge was built in 1982, replacing the original Elliott Bridge of 1924, ...
Mosedale Bridge
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Mosedale Bridge
- Mosedale Bridge crosses the River Caldew, between Mosedale and the hamlet of Bowscale in Cumbria. The single span bridge is built from coursed Skiddaw slate, with sandstone coping. It was originally a packhorse bridge, ...
Newby Bridge (bridge)
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Newby Bridge (bridge)
- Overview Map Street View The bridge over the River Leven at Newby Bridge in Cumbria dates from the 17th century or earlier. It is Grade II* listed.
Bridge over Rydal Beck, Rydal Hall
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Bridge over Rydal Beck, Rydal Hall
- The stone rubble bridge over Rydal Beck is located in the grounds of Rydal Hall. The single segmental arch bridge was built in 1682 by Sir Daniel Fleming, probably replacing ...
Abbey Bridge, near Egglestone Abbey
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Abbey Bridge, near Egglestone Abbey
- Overview Map Street View Abbey Bridge crosses the River Tees about a quater of a mile south-east of Egglestone Abbey, near Barnard Castle in County Durham. The road bridge was built ...
Elvet Bridge
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Elvet Bridge
- Overview Further Information Map Street View Elvet Bridge is a stone bridge which crosses the River Wear connecting the peninsula in central Durham and the Elvet area of the city. ...
Scotswood Bridge
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Scotswood Bridge
- Overview History Map Street View 16th April 1831; opening of the Scotswood Bridge (Chain Bridge) crossing the tyne between Newcastle and Blaydon 20th March 1967; opening of the current Scotswood Bridge. Scotswood Bridge is one of the main ...
Ladykirk and Norham Bridge
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Ladykirk and Norham Bridge
- Overview About Ladykirk and Norham Bridge Map Street View Ladykirk and Norham Bridge is a stone arched bridge crossing the River Tweed, connecting Norham in Northumberland, England, with Ladykirk in ...
Wearmouth Bridge
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Wearmouth Bridge
- Overview History Timeline Map Street View The Wearmouth Bridge crosses the River Wear in Sunderland. The current bridge was built 1927 to 1929 and replaced an earlier cast-iron bridge in the same ...
Kingsgate Bridge, Durham
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Kingsgate Bridge, Durham
- Overview About Kingsgate Bridge Map Street View Footbridge over River Wear was built in 1965. The bridge connects Bow Lane in the centre old of Durham to Dunelm House of Durham ...
Stockton Infinity Bridge
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Stockton Infinity Bridge
- Overview About the Infinity Bridge Map Street View The Infinity Bridge is a pedestrian and cycle bridge over the River Tees, linking the North Shore development (Stockton-on-Tees) with the University ...
Northern Spire Bridge
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Northern Spire Bridge
- Overview About the Northern Spire Bridge Map Street View The bridge was opened on the 28th of August 2018 - the first bridge to be built over the River Wear in ...
Framwellgate Bridge, Durham
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Framwellgate Bridge, Durham
- Overview About Framwellgate Bridge Map Street View Framwellgate Bridge is a medieval stone bridge over the River Wear in Durham. The bridge was built in the 15th century and replaced ...
Royal Border Bridge
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Royal Border Bridge
- Railway bridge across the River Tweed designed by Robert Stephenson and built between 1847 and 1850, at its height the workforce numbered 2,700 men. The bridge was officially opened by ...
Old Bridge, Berwick-upon-Tweed
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Old Bridge, Berwick-upon-Tweed
- Overview Map Street View Berwick Bridge, over the River Tweed at Berwick, was built between 1611 and 1634 by James Burrell. The red sandstone bridge has 15 arches and is ...
Royal Tweed Bridge
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Royal Tweed Bridge
- Overview History and Design Map Street View The Royal Tweed Bridge in Berwick-upon-Tweed was officially opened by the Prince of Wales on 16th May 1928. Grade 2* listed. The Royal ...
Twizel Bridge
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Twizel Bridge
- Overview Map Street View Twizel Bridge, over the River Till, was built in 1511. At that time it provided the only dry crossing of the River Till between the Tweed ...
Victoria Viaduct, Washington
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Victoria Viaduct, Washington
- Overview About the Victoria Viaduct Map Victoria Bridge is a 810 ft long rail viaduct over the River Wear near Fatfield, Washington.  It was built for the Durham Junction Railway and opened ...
Causey Arch
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Causey Arch
- Overview History Map Causey Arch bridge near Tanfield was built by the Grand Allies in 1726 and is renowned to be the world's oldest surviving single-arch railway bridge. Horse-drawn wagons ...
Tees Newport Bridge
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Tees Newport Bridge
- Overview History Map Street View The Tees Newport Bridge was the first large vertical lift bridge in Europe, and opened by Prince Albert (later King George VI) on 28 February, ...
Tees Transporter Bridge
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Tees Transporter Bridge
- Overview History Facts & Figures Map Street View The Tees Transporter Bridge was opened on the 17th October 1911 by Prince Arthur of Connaught. The bridge over the River Tees connects Middlesbrough, on the south bank, ...
Prebends Bridge, Durham
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Prebends Bridge, Durham
- Overview About Prebends Bridge Map Street View Prebends Bridge over the River Wear at Durham was built for the Dean and Chapter of Durham to provide access to Durham Cathedral ...
Queen Elizabeth II Metro Bridge, Newcastle-Gateshead
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Queen Elizabeth II Metro Bridge, Newcastle-Gateshead
- Overview About the Bridge Map Street View The Queen Elizabeth II Bridge carries the Tyne and Wear Metro over the River Tyne between Newcastle and Gateshead. The bridge was purpose-built ...
Gateshead Millennium Bridge
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Gateshead Millennium Bridge
- Overview About the Millennium Bridge Map Street View The Gateshead Millennium Bridge is a pedestrian and cycle bridge over the River Tyne. It connects Newcastle Quayside with the Gateshead Quays ...
Tyne Bridge
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Tyne Bridge
- Overview About the Tyne Bridge Map Street View The Tyne Bridge is an iconic arch bridge over the River Tyne which links Newcastle and Gateshead. Construction of the bridge by ...
Newcastle Swing Bridge
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Newcastle Swing Bridge
- Overview Further Information Map Street View The Swing Bridge over the River Tyne was first used for road traffic on 15th June 1876 and opened for river traffic on 17th ...
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High Level Bridge, Newcastle
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High Level Bridge, Newcastle
- Overview About the High Level Bridge Map Street View The High Level Bridge is a 'double decker' road and railway bridge spanning the River Tyne between Newcastle and Gateshead. The ...
King Edward VII Bridge
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King Edward VII Bridge
- Overview About King Edward VII Bridge Map Street View The King Edward VII railway bridge was opened by King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra on the 10th of July 1906. ...
Redheugh Bridge
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Redheugh Bridge
- Overview Further Information Map Street View There have been 3 Redheugh Bridges spanning the River Tyne and currently carrying the A189 road.  The first Redheugh Bridge, built by Thomas Bouch, was ...
Witton Bridge
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Witton Bridge
- Overview Map Street View Witton Bridge crosses the River Wear about a quarter of a mile south of Witton-le-Wear and a similar distance north-west of Witton Castle. The bridge was formerly ...
Middleton Bridge, Middleton-in-Teesdale
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Middleton Bridge, Middleton-in-Teesdale
Chester New Bridge, near Lambton Castle
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Chester New Bridge, near Lambton Castle
Ridley Bridge
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Ridley Bridge
Featherstone Bridge
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Featherstone Bridge
- Overview Map Street View Featherstone Bridge ia a single-track road bridge over River South Tyne, located about half a mile east of Featherstone Castle and 2 miles north-west of Haltwhistle. ...
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Lamb Bridge, near Lambton Castle
- Overview Map Lamb Bridge is a single arched ashlar sandstone bridge over the River Wear on the Lambton Estate. The bridge was built in 1819 by Ignatius Bonomi for John ...
Ashgill Bridge over Ashgill Force
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Ashgill Bridge over Ashgill Force
- Overview Map Street View Ashgill Bridge carries the B6277 road over Ash Gill, by Ashgill Force Waterfall, about 1 mile south-east of Garrigill. A plaque on the bridge notes that ...
Footbridge over Harwood Beck
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Footbridge over Harwood Beck
Armstrong Bridge
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Armstrong Bridge
- Overview Map Armstrong Bridge is an iron bridge which spans Jesmond Dene. Originally open to traffic it is now restricted to pedestrians. The bridge hosts an arts and crafts fair ...
Slater's Bridge, Little Langdale
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Slater's Bridge, Little Langdale
Skelwith Bridge (bridge)
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Skelwith Bridge (bridge)
Crook of Lune Bridge
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Crook of Lune Bridge
- Overview Map Street View This stone road bridge over the River Lune, near Lowgill in Cumbria, was built in the 16th century or possibly earlier. The bridge formed part of ...
Monk's Bridge, Hulne Park
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Monk's Bridge, Hulne Park
- Monk's Bridge is a wooden bridge over the River Aln in Hulne Park, near Alnwick, built in 1901. The wooden rails are suppored stone abutments from an earlier bridge of c.1854.[1] 
Brathay Bridge
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Brathay Bridge
- Brathay Bridge carries the B5286 over the River Brathay near Clappersgate.
Lowgill Viaduct
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Lowgill Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View Lowgill Viaduct was built in 1859 by Joseph Locke and John Errington for the Ingleton Branch Line of the London and North Western Railway.[1] The 11 ...
Packhorse Bridge by Lowgill Viaduct
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Packhorse Bridge by Lowgill Viaduct
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Brathay Footbridge
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Brathay Footbridge
- Stone footbridge over the River Brathay between Brathay Hall and Clappersgate.
Byker Metro Bridge
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Byker Metro Bridge
- Overview About Byker Metro Bridge Map Street View Byker Metro Bridge (also known as Byker Viaduct) was constructed 1978-1979 and was purpose built for the Tyne & Wear Metro system, ...
Frank's Bridge, Kirkby Stephen
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Frank's Bridge, Kirkby Stephen
- Overview About Frank's Bridge Map Street View Frank's Bridge is a narrow pedestrian stone footbridge over the River Eden in Kirkby Stephen. It was built in the 17th century as ...
Podgill Viaduct
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Podgill Viaduct
Old Bridge, Warcop
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Old Bridge, Warcop
Smardale Viaduct
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Smardale Viaduct
- Smardale Viaduct was built from 1870 to 1875 to carry the Settle to Carlisle railway line over the steep sided valley of Scandal Beck. It built by the Midland Railway ...
Smardale Gill Viaduct
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Smardale Gill Viaduct
- Overview Map Street View Smardale Gill Viaduct is just over a mile south-west of the village of Smardale in Cumbria. The viaduct was built for the South Durham and Lancashire Union ...
Smardale Bridge over Scandal Beck
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Smardale Bridge over Scandal Beck
Bolton Bridge, Bolton, Cumbria
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Bolton Bridge, Bolton, Cumbria
- Overview Map Street View The red sandstone bridge over the River Eden at Bolton in Cumbria is dated 1870.
Lanercost Bridge
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Lanercost Bridge
- The old red sandstone bridge at Lanercost was built in c.1724. The bridge has two arches, the larger arch spans the River Irthing and the smaller one spans the millstream ...
Musgrave Bridge
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Musgrave Bridge
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Hadrian Bridge over Central Motorway, Newcastle
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Hadrian Bridge over Central Motorway, Newcastle
- Overview Map Street View Hadrian Bridge is a pedestrian and cycle bridge over the Central Motorway which connects the parts of Newcastle University campus by Claremont Road to the area ...
Storch Bridge, Greystoke
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Storch Bridge, Greystoke
- Overview Map Street View Storch Bridge over the River Petteril is located just to the east of Greystoke in Cumbria, near Woodside Caravan Park. The segmental-arched hump-back bridge was built in ...
Wreay Bridge
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Wreay Bridge
- Wreay Bridge - a red sandstone road bridge over the River Petteril, to the south-east of Wreay in Cumbria. The 3 arched bridge was built in the 1830's.[1] The bridge ...
Crook's Bridge, near Wreay
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Crook's Bridge, near Wreay
- Overview Map Street View Crook's Bridge is a 3 arched bridge over the River Petteril, located just over half a mile slouth-east of Wreay in Cumbria. The bridge was built ...
Sherburnhouse Bridge
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Sherburnhouse Bridge
- Overview Map Street View The old Sherburnhouse Bridge, located to the north-west of the hamlet of Sherburn House in County Durham, dates from 1335, with the upper part of the ...
Askham Bridge
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Askham Bridge
- Askham Bridge over the River Lowther, built in 1897.
Fowberry Bridge
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Fowberry Bridge
- Fowberry Bridge, over the River Till, was built in 1825, for Matthew Culley of Fowberry Tower. The bridge has one arch over the river and a second smaller arch over ...
Blencow Bridge
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Blencow Bridge
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Armathwaite Bridge
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Cow Bridge, near Hartsop
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Gelt Bridge
- Gelt Bridge (aka Middle Gelt Bridge ) is a railway viaduct over the River Gelt in Cumbria. It was built from 1832-1835 for the Newcastle and Carlisle Railway. It was one ...

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