Tyne and Wear HER(1943): Lintzford, Pont Haugh Bridge - Details
Lintzford, Pont Haugh Bridge
Road Transport Site
Small elegant sandstone bridge of 2 segmental arches with coped stone pillars to parapets and projecting string course at the parapet base and pointed cutwaters. It eas designed by John Green, probably in the 1830s. It formerly carried the A694 over the River Derwent but a concrete bridge was built alongside in 1967 for this purpose.
<< HER 1943 >> I. Ayris & S.M. Linsley, 1994, A Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of Tyne and Wear, p 18; Gateshead Council, 1999, Conservation Area Policy Guidelines, Strategies and Character Statements, Lintzford Conservation Area, pp 15-17