Keys to the Past

New Bridge (Morpeth)

Telford Bridge, Morpeth. Photo by Northumberland County Council.
Telford Bridge, Morpeth. Photo by Northumberland County Council.

New Bridge was built in 1829-31 by the famous engineer Thomas Telford. It is a Grade II* Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N11558
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Conservation area
Listed Building
Event(s):HERITAGE ASSESSMENT, Morpeth Flood Alleviation Scheme Heritage Statement (Listed Building Consent and Conservation Area Consent applications) 2013; The Environment Agency

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Morpeth

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