Old bridges
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Old bridges (not toll) 

Anstey Packhorse bridge

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It  passes over the Rothley Brook in Anstey, Leicestershire.  

King William's bridge 

Also over Rothley Brook, at the eastern end of Sheepwash Lane in Anstey, Leicestershire. 

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Built in the 17th century it was widened in 1696 to carry the coach of King William III who was travelling to Bradgate House.

Aylestone Packhorse Bridge 15th century

Sanvey lane, Aylestone

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This crosses the Soar at its junction with the Grand union canal.

Market Deeping bridge over the River Welland 1842.  

Also called Deeping Gate bridge.  According to some authorities this was built in 1651

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There had been a wooden bridge here since at least 1563


 

 

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