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Elvet Bridge

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Elvet Bridge
Location Map ( geo)
The Old Elvet Bridge - Geograph - 3634657.jpg
The bridge in 2013
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Highway Authority
Opening Date
Early C13
Additional Information
List No:  1121355  (Grade I)
Bridge Type:  Arch Bridge

Elvet Bridge is a grade I listed stone multiple arch bridge crosses the River Wear in Durham city centre.

The bridge has undergone several alterations during its life, including renewal of the central arches in 1771 and widening in 1804/5.

In 1975, a New Elvet Bridge was built nearby, to remove through traffic from the older bridge.

Elvet Bridge
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Crossings of the River Wear
Wearhead Bridge • Daddryshield Bridge • Stanhope Bridge • Witton Bypass Bridge • Newton Cap Viaduct • Croxdale Bridge • Shincliffe Bridge • Baths Bridge • New Elvet Bridge • Elvet Bridge • Prebends Bridge • Framwellgate Bridge • Milburngate Bridge • Lumley Bridge • Wear Viaduct (A1(M)) • Lambton Bridge • Chester New Bridge • Chartershaugh Bridge • East Bridge • Hylton Viaduct • Northern Spire • Queen Alexandra Bridge • Wearmouth Bridge

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