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1946


Newcastle


Ouseburn, Crawford's Bridge


Ouseburn


NZ26SE


Transport


Road Transport Site


Road Bridge


Post Medieval


C18


Structure


The oldest of the surviving bridges crossing the lower Ouseburn. Built early to mid-18th century of coursed, squared sandstone. The name derives from Thomas Crawford who owned a number of properties in the area in the early 19th century. There is an Ordnance Survey benchmark and a mason's mark on the parapets. LISTED GRADE 2


2623


6466


NZ26236466



<< HER 1946 >> I. Ayris & S.M. Linsley, 1994, A Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of Tyne and Wear, p 19

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