Swans on the River Brue

Swans Neck Swing Bridge - Canal Bridge No.22

       
Bridge Name:   Swans Neck Swing Bridge - Canal Bridge No.22
No.:   26
Location:   ST 3011 2774 (ST 32 NW)
Build Date:   1991
Engineer:   Canal's DLO
     
       
Description:    
Originally a swing bridge which was removed in 1940 and replaced with a fixed wooden bridge. The abutments were raised to provide the height for boat traffic and the bridge deck installed at an approximate cost in excess of 5000.
References:   By Waterway to Taunton by Tony Haskell


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