Vaulted arch bridge
|Function / usage:||
Pedestrian bridge (footbridge)
Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom
|Coordinates:||51° 48' 32.39" N 2° 43' 12.14" W|
|total length||34.80 m|
|deck||deck width||7.30 m|
Bridge is built.
Addition of the Monnow Gate.
The Monnow Gate is converted into a dwelling.
|1827 And 1830||
The bridge is widened.
Strengthening works to pier foundations.
Remains of previous wooden bridge dated to circa 1135-1169 discovered in river bed directly under Monnow Bridge.
With the opening of the New Monnow Bridge, the old bridge is closed to vehicular traffic and is now only accessible to pedestrians.
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- Les grands ponts du monde: Ponts remarquables d'Europe. Brissaud, Poitiers (France), pp. 261. (1990):
- Monnow Bridge and Gate. Alan Sutton Publishing, Stroud (United Kingdom). (1994):
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