Bedford Bridge, Bedford, Bedfordshire

Bedford Bridge, Bedford, Bedfordshire
Photograph taken 1959 © Historic England Archive ref: aa089979

A rowing boat moored on the bank of the River Great Ouse, with swans and Bedford Bridge behind. Bedford Bridge was designed by John Wing, constructed in 1813, and later widened from 27 to 54 feet in 1938/40.

Location

Bedfordshire Bedford

Period

1950s (1950 - 1959)

Tags

water boat bridge georgian (1714 - 1836)