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Old bridges at Earith

Earith bridges in the 1930’s and days gone by:

Here is a picture of the Earith Suspension Bridge – known then as the Earith High Bridge.

The old Earith Suspension Bridge.
The old Earith Suspension Bridge.

It was the second bridge as you leave Earith when heading towards Haddenham or Willingham.

Below is the old Seven Holes Bridge at Earith where there were seven sluices. The modern sluice now stands at the same location.

The Seven Holes Bridge at Earith.
The Seven Holes Bridge at Earith.

 

Below is the view (May 2011) from the sluice looking in the direction of the Denver Sluice and eventually the sea.

Modern day view of the sluice.
Modern day view of the sluice.

John (Jack) Wales

December 2011

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