© Mr Michael Perry
CROSSWAYS SWING BRIDGE, MARSH LANE (north side)
NORTH PETHERTON, SEDGEMOOR, SOMERSET
Mr Michael Perry
19 December 2002
14 July 1975
Date of last amendment:
14 July 1955
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ST33NE NORTH PETHERTON CP MARSH LANE (North side)
4/91 Crossways Swing Bridge
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.