Keys to the Past

Lesbury Bridge (Lesbury)

Lesbury Mill Bridge. Survey by Peter Ryder, 1993.
Lesbury Mill Bridge. Survey by Peter Ryder, 1993.

Lesbury Bridge was built in the 15th century. It crossed the river Aln on the main route from Lesbury to Warkworth. The bridge was sometimes known as Lesbury Mill Bridge, because it stood next to Lesbury Mill, a medieval mill which no longer exists. The bridge is a Scheduled Monument and Grade I Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N5719
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Conservation area
Listed Building
Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, Historic Bridges in Northumberland 1992; P RYDER

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Source of Reference
Local History of Lesbury

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