Monument record THB 008 - Dam Bridge; Eastbridge; Ton Bridge (1783)
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|Grid reference||Centred TM 4527 6635 (89m by 178m) (Centred on)|
|Civil Parish||LEISTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK|
|Civil Parish||THEBERTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (1)
Bridge named Ton Bridge, is shown crossing the Minsmere old river at East Bridge on Hodskinson's map (S1). Also shown on Saxton's 1575 (S2), Blome's 1673 (S3) and Bowen's 1755 (S4) maps.
Construction date unknown. A bridge still exists on this site, crossing both(?) the old river and the `new cut'.
- --- SSF1406 Cartographic materials: Bowen E. 1755. Accurate Map of the County of Suffolk.
- <S1> SSF7563 Cartographic materials: Hodskinson, J.. 1783. The County of Suffolk surveyed.
- <S2> SSF21014 (No record type): Saxton C, map, SVFFOLCIAE, 1575.
- <S3> SSF1254 (No record type): Blome R, A Map of the County of SVFFOLK, 1673.
- None recorded
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Record last edited
Oct 3 2016 11:16AM