Keys to the Past

Wheel Birks Bridge (Broomley and Stocksfield)

It is believed that there was a bridge crossing the Stocksfield Burn, at or around the present bridge, in Roman times. It would have carried Dere Street Roman road.

Reference number:N9840
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Broomley and Stocksfield

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