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Picture of original timber bridge
Picture of original timber bridge
Picture of Masonry structure with ecclesiastical gothic arches
Picture of Masonry structure with ecclesiastical gothic arches
Early photograph of bridge c1840 showing distinctive refuges for pedestrians
Early photograph of bridge c1840 showing distinctive refuges for pedestrians
Photo of railway engine leaving Bideford for the First World War on track laid temporarily across the bridge.
Photo of railway engine leaving Bideford for the First World War on track laid temporarily across the bridge.
Photo showing bridge widened by adding circular arches
Photo showing bridge widened by adding circular arches
Photo showing bridge widened further in steel and cast iron
Photo showing bridge widened further in steel and cast iron
Photo of close up of work in progress
Photo of close up of work in progress
Photograph of the opening of the widened bridge in 1925
Photograph of the opening of the widened bridge in 1925
Photo of a large portion of pier 23 collapsed damaging the adjacent pier 22. The collapse of pier 23 was caused by a large scour pit on the north east side of the pier.
Photo of a large portion of pier 23 collapsed damaging the adjacent pier 22. The collapse of pier 23 was caused by a large scour pit on the north east side of the pier.
A temporary walkway which also carried diverted statutory undertakers services was constructed
A temporary walkway which also carried diverted statutory undertakers services was constructed
After the collapse the road was closed and the damaged sections of the bridge demolished
After the collapse the road was closed and the damaged sections of the bridge demolished