TQ0218 : Stopham Bridge

taken 10 years ago, near to Stopham, West Sussex, Great Britain

Stopham Bridge
Stopham Bridge
There was a ford at this point since Saxon times which was replaced by a wooden bridge in 1309. This in turn was replaced by a stone bridge in 1423 which remained in use until 1986 when a new road bridge was opened. This view looks towards the centre from the eastern side, raised in 1822 to allow masted vessels to access the Arun-Wey navigation.
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TQ0218, 101 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 17 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 17 August, 2007
Category
Bridge   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 029 183 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:57.3238N 0:32.1462W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 029 183
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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