Keys to the Past

Site of Pountey's Bridge, Middleton St. George (Middleton St George)

There has been a bridge at this site for a long time. The remains of a possible Anglo-Saxon or Roman bridge were visible in 1834. It was not mentioned when John Leland passed through the area in the first half of the sixteenth century.

Reference number:D201
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Early Medieval (410 to 1066)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Middleton St George

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