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Great Barford Bridge

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Great Barford Bridge

Great Barford Bridge
Crosses River Great Ouse
Locale Great Barford, Bedfordshire
Opened Fifteenth century

The early fifteenth century Great Barford Bridge, sometimes called simply Barford Bridge, spans the River Great Ouse at Great Barford, Bedfordshire. It is an arch bridge with seventeen arches, originally built from limestone and sandstone. The bridge underwent significant changes in the 19th century, with a widening project in 1818 that used wood being superseded in 1874 with the use of brick. It is Grade I listed and a Scheduled Ancient Monument.

External links

  • Local school information on the bridge
  • Navigation of the Great Ouse
  • Bedford

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