Crossing the River Eden at Musgrave

  • Description

    "The River Eden has been an obstacle to travel since time immemorial. The river was crossed by a ford, known as Musgrave Wath, which remained in use long after Musgrave Bridge was built. The wooden bridge was frequently damaged by floods - and was very narrow: 1649: bridge in decay after the Civil war 1662: ruinous....."
  • Owner

    Musgrave Church Field Trust
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 3 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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