Monument record M1702 - Prest Bridge/Dunsbrigge, Hoveringham


BRIDGE (Medieval)


Grid reference SK 69940 47410 (point)
Map sheet SK64NE
District Newark
Civil Parish Hoveringham, Newark
Civil Parish Thurgarton, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

"Prest Bridge" near Hoveringham has a reference in a manuscript at Trinity College, Cambridge of 1548; but this is almost certainly the same bridge as the Dansbrigge or Dunsbrigge of about 1220. (1) (2)

<1> Gover, Mawer & Stenton, 1940, Place Names of Nottinghamshire, pp 312,314 (Published document). SNT670.

<2> Peverel Archaeology Group, 1954, Ann Rept 6, p 23 (Published document). SNT1124.

<3> Surveyor unknown, 1731, Thurgarton, Trinity College estate (Map). SNT1783.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Published document: Gover, Mawer & Stenton. 1940. Place Names of Nottinghamshire. EPNS. pp 312,314.
  • <2> Published document: Peverel Archaeology Group. 1954. Ann Rept 6. p 23.
  • <3> Map: Surveyor unknown. 1731. Thurgarton, Trinity College estate.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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