Keys to the Past

Wooden Bridge (Berwick upon Tweed)

A wooden bridge crossing the River Tweed has been recorded at various times from 1199 to 1610. In 1927 some wooden timbers were found at low tide, which were thought to have been part of this bridge.

Reference number:N2436
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Berwick upon Tweed

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