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Cold Harbour Bridge

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Cold Harbour Bridge
Location Map ( geo)
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From:  Meare
To:  Glastonbury
Location
North West of Glastonbury
County
Somerset
Highway Authority
Somerset
On road(s)
B3151
Crossings related to the B3151

Cold Harbour Bridge is a rather boring modern Concrete structure, spanning the River Brue in one go. It is almost identical to Westhay Bridge a couple of miles downstream. However, in this case there is no evidence at all for a previous structure spanning the river. This suggests, particularly as the road is almost ruler straight, that the new bridge is on exactly the same site and was probably constructed with a diversion in place.

Immediately to the west is a junction with a minor road, which follows the rivers western bank as it turns to head south. The B3151 ramps up quite steeply to cross the river, and to the west the level of the water in the river can actually be higher than the road level, making it a rather daunting drive!





Cold Harbour Bridge
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Crossings of the River Brue
River BrueChurch Bridge (Bruton) • Leggs Bridge • Ansford Bridge • Bridgefoot Bridge • Pomparles Bridge • Cold Harbour Bridge • Westhay Bridge • River Bridge (Burtle) • Bason Bridge • M5 Brue Bridge • Brue Bridge (Highbridge)
Huntspill RiverWoolavington Bridge • Bleak Bridge