River Sheppey Structures

Prosperity Bridge


Bridge Name:   Prosperity Bridge
No.:   62
Location:   ST592442 Duncart Lane Croscombe
Build Date:   1867

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Single masonry arch with stone parapet. Located at the entrance to Duncart Lane from Long Street. No previous bridge in this location Duncart Lane was accessed by the Skew bridge downstream before this bridge was constructed. ” Opened on the 10th May to grear rejoicing”1. Also known as Folly Bridge.
References:   1.The Story of Croscombe by Keith Armstrong.