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Wynch Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Holwick, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6461 / 54°38'45"N

Longitude: -2.1506 / 2°9'1"W

OS Eastings: 390381

OS Northings: 527894

OS Grid: NY903278

Mapcode National: GBR FGFQ.69

Mapcode Global: WHB3W.YH33

Entry Name: Wynch Bridge

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111231

Location: Holwick, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Holwick

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

HOLWICK B6277, Low Force
NY 92 NW 904279
(South side,off)
4/67 Wynch Bridge
II
Suspension footbridge above the River Tees. Circa 1830 for the Duke of Cleveland.
Iron with planked walkway. Narrow, railed walkway suspended on hangers
attached to linked suspension rods. Rods anchored to paired Tuscan end columns.

Present bridge relaced the earliest (c.1741) permanent suspension bridge in
Europe.


Listing NGR: NY9038327898

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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