|Type of record:||Building|
This stone and brick bridge of about 1500 is clearly visible on aerial photographs taken in 1974, 1989 and 1990. The area of the southwest corner may be the site of a 15th century chapel and this area can be seen to be clearly larger than the other ‘bastions'. As such, it would fit with this possibility.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 0443 4266|
|Parish:||WIVETON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Stone and brick bridge of about 1500. Later repairs to abutments.
'Bastion' at southwest corner may be site of chapel noted in 1482.
See full report and schedule in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 15 April 1994.
March 2003. Norfolk NMP.
The stone and brick bridge of about 1500 is clearly visible on NLA aerial photographs from 1974 (S1), 1990 (S2) and 1989 (S3). The area of the southwest corner may be the site of a 15th century chapel and this area can be seen to be clearly larger than the other ‘bastions', thus it would fit with this possibility.
H. Clare (NMP) 26 March 2003.
Damage, apparently vehicle strike, to the southeast corner of parapet noted in passing. Large hole in brick wall, end of stone parapet also damaged.
E. Rose (NLA) 30 April 2004.
Scheduled monument consent granted regarding taking down and rebuilding a section of the south eastern wing wall parapet, raking out and re-pointing joints in the parapet walls.
See (S4) for more information
H. White (NLA), 23 January 2009
- BRIDGE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- CHAPEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- BRIDGE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Aerial Photograph: TG0442 G-H. |
|---||Aerial Photograph: TG 0442/ L. |
|---||Scheduling record: Corbishley, M.. 1983. AM107. |
|---||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 04 SW 9. |
|---||Monograph: Hoskins, W.G.. 1982. Fieldwork in Local History. pp 152-153. |
|---||Publication: Jervoise, E. 1932. Ancient Bridges of Mid and Eastern England. p 115. |
|---||Monograph: Labrun, E.A.. 1994. Civil Engineering Heritage, East and Central England.. p 115. |
|---||Photograph: Photographs of Wiveton Bridge, Bridgefoot Lane, Wiveton. Black & white. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Wiveton. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1974. SMR TG 0442A-B (NLA 10/ACG16-17) 08-JUL-1974. |
|<S2>||Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1990. SMR TG 0442M-N (NLA 275/GEP1-2) 01-AUG-1990. |
|<S3>||Aerial Photograph: 1989. SMR TG 0442J-K (NLA 230/DLC12-13) 29-JUN-1989. |
|<S4>||Scheduling record: DCMS. 2007. Scheduled Monument Consent. |
|34950||Parent of: Remains of Wiveton Marsh Bridge (Monument)|
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