Fen Bridge - 1985 - East Bergholt, Suffolk
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 51° 57.747 E 001° 00.488
31U E 363149 N 5758735
Quick Description: Metal plaque on Fen Bridge, crossing the River Stour, East Bergholt, Suffolk.
Location: Eastern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 12/30/2014 5:04:08 AM
Waymark Code: WMN5JE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Jake39
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Long Description:

A wooden arch bridge across the river Stour in Suffolk on a footpath leading from the town of East Bergholt to the little hamlet of Flatford. Located on the southern end of the bridge, east side. The plaque reads:

"FEN BRlDGE    
Opened 7th December l985

by: Mrs. Mary Wheeler, past Chairman of the
Dedham Vale Joint Advisory Committee

Suffolk County Council acknowledges the financial support of:
Countryside Commission  
Babergh District Council | East Bergholt Parish Council | East Bergholt Society  
Dedham Vale Society | River Stour Trust | Holton St. Mary Women's Institute
and the assistance of
7 Sqn. Royal Air Force, Oldham | Joint Air Transport Establishment"

 

Date built or dedicated as indicated on the date stone or plaque.: 12/7/1985

Date stone, plaque location.: South east end of bridge

Road, body of water, land feature, etc. that the bridge spans.: River Stour

Website (if available): Not listed

Parking (safe parking location): Not Listed

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