Building record M4717 - DUNHAM BRIDGE


BRIDGE (Hanoverian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 81950 74460 (point)
Map sheet SK87SW
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Dunham, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Dunham Bridge - crosses Trent from Newton on Trent (Lincs) to Dunham - carries A57. Built 1832 at a cost of 17000 pounds. Built of cast iron: 4 arches, resting on stone piers, each 118ft in span. (2) refers to wharves at Dunham, (3) to 2 boat owners at Dunham. (report undated) (1)
A toll bridge of 4 segmental cast iron arches on ashlar piers; it also has cast iron railings. Built 1837. (5)
Dunham Bridge descheduled 1978 and demolished (was SAM 154).

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

11 BW print, inc D2A-D8A,D14A, SMR

Listed buildings slides, (Photograph). SNT2648.

<1> CBA, Industrial Survey (Published document). SNT184.

Other Refs: IA1 23/1

<2> Kelly, 1876, Kelly's Directory (Published document). SNT213.

Other Refs: Lincs

<3> White, 1853, Directory of Notts (Published document). SNT1417.

<4> Curtis Rev J, 1843-4, A Topographic History of Notts, p 83 (Published document). SNT599.

<5> DOE (HHR), --/06/1962, East Retford Rural District - Provisional List, p 12 (Published document). SNT624.

<6> Lewis, M.J.T, 1978, Dunham Bridge: A Memorial History (Published document). SNT1823.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. .
  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey.
  • <2> Published document: Kelly. 1876. Kelly's Directory.
  • <3> Published document: White. 1853. Directory of Notts.
  • <4> Published document: Curtis Rev J. 1843-4. A Topographic History of Notts. p 83.
  • <5> Published document: DOE (HHR). --/06/1962. East Retford Rural District - Provisional List. p 12.
  • <6> Published document: Lewis, M.J.T. 1978. Dunham Bridge: A Memorial History.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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