Medieval bridge at Chollerford (Humshaugh)
There was a bridged river crossing at Chollerford in medieval times. The bridge was built in the reign of Richard II (1377-1399) and the west abutment lies buried in bushes and shingle downstream of the present Chollerford Bridge. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Medieval (1066 to 1540)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Humshaugh
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