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A punt operated from from 1871 to 1886 when the first wooden bridge across the river was built.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017P_2006-44_022185
Title
Ashhurst Bridge and Punt, c.1897 flood
Format
B&W print
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Z Collection - 2006-44
Date
circa 1897

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Creation

Created By
Place
Ashhurst Bridge, Ashhurst

Object rights

Taxonomy

Tags
1890s,
ashhurst,
bridge,
damage,
flood,
flooding,
horse,
punt,
water,
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