Monument record MDR12470 - Former packhorse bridge, Salter's Brook, Tintwistle and Thurlstone

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  • None recorded

Full Description

The earliest reference to a bridge across Saltersbrook is from a boundary description of 1695, quoted by Hunter, which refers to 'Lady Shaw Bridge, lying in Salter Brook at the Lady Shaw foot'. (1) The old section of turnpike road that crossed the bridge was stopped up in October 1826, following the opening of a new section and bridge 200m to the north. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hunter, J. 1828-1831. South Yorkshire: The History and Topography of the Deanery of Doncaster. p 361?.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: 1826. Sheffield Archives document ZZ/23/9, relating to the newly created diversion of the turnpike road.



Grid reference Centred SK 1369 9996 (11m by 6m)

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Record last edited

Nov 22 2017 4:50PM

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