Tyne and Wear HER(300): Newcastle, Barras Bridge

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Barras Bridge


  • Description

    "Barras Bridge carried the Great North Road across the Pandon Burn just north of the junction of Northumberland Street and Percy Street. Remains of the bridge arch, including at least two of the medieval ribs, and part of a later widening, survive in the Pandon sewer just south of the pedestrian crossing south of Claremont Road and about 10 feet below presentl road level. It was apparently widened in 1789..."
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    Link: http://twsitelines.info/SMR/300
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 9 months ago
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