|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Whitefriars Bridge (Bridge of St Martins)|
The Bridge of St Martins dating has a complex histroy. It was originally built in around 1110-20 but was demolished in 1549. It was then rebuilt in stone in 1591 with a large arch and two turrets but taken down again during the reign of James I (1603-1625). It was subsequently repaired in 1835 and rebuilt yet again in the 1920s.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 23429 09170|
|Parish:||NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK|
Bridge of St Martins dating to around 1110-20 according to (S1).
Demolished in 1549 on Warwick's orders. Rebuilt in stone in 1591 with large arch and two turrets. Taken down reign of James I (1603-1625). Repaired 1835 - rebuilt 1920s.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
Former schedule (now descheduled) in file
- BRIDGE (Medieval to Modern - 1110 AD to 2050 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Norwich - Post Roman. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Publication: Blyth, G. K. 1842. The Norwich Guide. p 54. |
|Mon 1277||Parent of: Fruiterer's Arms (Late Saxon deposits) (Monument)|
|Mon 719||Parent of: St Leonards Priory (Monument)|
|Mon 768||Parent of: St Martins Bridge (Whitefriars) (Monument)|
|Mon 769||Parent of: St Martins Bridge (Whitefriars) (Monument)|
|Mon 770||Parent of: Whitefriars Bridge (Monument)|
|Mon 1068||Part of: Cowgate (Monument)|
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