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Gallox Bridge

Gallox Bridge

The Gallox Bridge in Dunster, Somerset, dates from the 15th century.   It is a narrow stone packhorse bridge, on the southern outskirts of Dunster, with two arches over the River Avill.  It was originally known as Gallows Bridge and has a roadway width of only 1.2 metres (3.9 ft), a total width of 1.9 metres (6.2 ft) and is 13.5 metres (44.3 ft) long.[2]   It is now used for pedestrian traffic only.

photograph:  Rod Allday