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© Mr Michael Perry

IoE Number: 269353
Location: CROSSWAYS SWING BRIDGE, MARSH LANE (north side)
  NORTH PETHERTON, SEDGEMOOR, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Michael Perry
Date Photographed: 19 December 2002
Date listed: 14 July 1975
Date of last amendment: 14 July 1955
Grade II

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ST33NENORTH PETHERTON CPMARSH LANE (North side)4/91Crossways Swing Bridge14.7.75

ST33NE NORTH PETHERTON CP MARSH LANE (North side) 4/91 Crossways Swing Bridge 14.7.75 II Swing Bridge. 1827 by John Rennie for Bridgwater to Taunton Canal. Wooden bridge rotating on steel ball-bearings in a circular track. Now the only bridge retaining its mechanism and a very early example of the use of ball bearings.

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