Tyne and Wear HER(4157): Ouseburn, Ouseburn Bridge - Details
Ouseburn, Ouseburn Bridge
Road Transport Site
A modern minor road bridge has replaced the important main crossing for the turnpike road from Newcastle to North Shields (HER ref. 1191). The previous bridge probably dated from the mid-18th century. It is shown as "New Bridge" on Charles Hutton's 1772 map.
<< HER 4157 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, 1864, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 97 I. Ayris, Ouseburn Heritage