Trinity Bridge: The Orphaned Bridge of Crowland

In the guts of Crowland, a small the city in Lincolnshire, England, is a novel appeal—a 14th century stone arch bridge status by means of the facet of a street junction, lengthy clear of any river. But earlier than it was once left prime and dry the bridge was once a very important crossing level in south Lincolnshire relationship again to Anglo-Saxon occasions.

Long, way back, the River Welland flowed thru Crowland, splitting at some extent the place the bridge stands these days. One arm of the river endured north following roughly the existing route of the river, whilst the opposite arm went south to enroll in River Nene close to Wisbech. Then someday within the heart of 17th century, as section of a land reclamation undertaking, River Welland was once embanked and rerouted a few kilometer clear of the bridge. The tiny movement that also flowed below the bridge was once coated and was sewers.

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