Keys to the Past

Ovingham Footbridge (Ovingham)

Ovingham footbridge.
Photo by Harry Rowland.
Ovingham footbridge. Photo by Harry Rowland.

This footbridge over Whittle Burn was built in the 18th century. It is know as Ovingham footbridge, and is a Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N10144
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Conservation area
Listed Building
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Ovingham to Wylam, Northumberland. Preliminary archaeological assessment 2007; Tyne and Wear Museums

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Ovingham


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