Swans on the River Brue

North End Bridge - Canal Bridge No.26

Bridge Name:   North End Bridge - Canal Bridge No.26
No.:   30
Build Date:   1990
Engineer:   Canal's DLO
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 of 5000. This bridge includes provision for 'stop logs' to dam the canal if required.
References:   By Waterway to Taunton by Tony Haskell

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