Monument record M1682 - Wensor Bridge, Shelton


BRIDGE (Medieval to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 78670 45759 (point)
Map sheet SK74NE
District Newark
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Shelton, Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Cotham, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Wensor Bridge is Wendelforthbrigge 1330. (1)
Wensor Bridge (2)
Winshaw Bridge (3)
Bridge carrying a road over the River Devon. Twin span 19th century brick structure with a concrete top and metal railings. (4)

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

1, north side (digital)

<1> Gover, Mawer & Stenton, 1940, Place Names of Nottinghamshire, p 216 (Published document). SNT670.

<2> Chapman J, 1774, Nottinghamshire - approx 1in (Map). SNT550.

<3> Sanderson G, 1835, 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in (Map). SNT48.

<4> Cauldwell JA and White J, 2003, Bridges Survey (Unpublished document). SNT1665.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Published document: Gover, Mawer & Stenton. 1940. Place Names of Nottinghamshire. EPNS. p 216.
  • <2> Map: Chapman J. 1774. Nottinghamshire - approx 1in.
  • <3> Map: Sanderson G. 1835. 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Cauldwell JA and White J. 2003. Bridges Survey.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (3)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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