|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Nuns Bridge South|
This road bridge over the River Little Ouse dates to the late 18th century. It is made from gault brick and has two elliptical arches separated by stepped buttresses on the downstream side. It is one of three bridges (including NHER 46326 and 46481) located on the site of the Icknield Way (NHER 1398) river crossing which was first used around 3000 BC.
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|Grid Reference:||TL 8737 8250|
|Parish:||THETFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
Road over river bridge (River Little Ouse). Late 18th century. Gault brick with some red introduced. Two elliptical arches with central cutwater are separated by stepped buttresses on downstream side. Plain brick parapet canted outwards to banks. Upstream side similar. On site of crossing of Icknield Way (NHER 1398) first used around 3000 BC.
See (S1) for further details.
This is one of three bridges (including NHER 46326 and 46481) located on the site of the Icknield Way (NHER 1398) river crossing.
Information from (S1) description for NHER 46326.
H. Hamilton (NLA), 09 July 2008.
- BRIDGE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1760 AD to 2050 AD)
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|<S1>||Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest. |
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