Tyne and Wear HER(959): Boldon bridge - Details
In 1609 Richard Fawcett, parson of Boldon, left in his will 20s for the mending of Boldon Bridge. On the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map this name is applied to the bridge which carries the Newcastle to Sunderland road across the River Don west of West Boldon.
<< HER 959 >> R. Surtees, 1820, History...of Durham, II, p. Ordnance Survey maps, 1856, 1st ed. 6 Durham, VII