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Nanny Moore’s Bridge – history under your feet

Nanny Moore’s Bridge is a Grade II listed construction in Bude, originally with a cantilevered, liftable section for boats to pass underneath. It was listed in 1985. Originally named Bude […]

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Nanny Moore’s 1931

Nanny Moore’s bridge seen in 1931, not long after the recreation ground was established. As advertised on the roof, Leven Cottages were then the home of Ash Bakers and Tearooms.

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Nanny Moore’s 1906

A Frith’s card from 1906 shows Nanny Moore’s bridge, viewed from upstream with, in the background, Marine Terrace, three or four years before its demolition to make way for the […]

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Nanny Moore’s bridge in the floods of 1903

Nanny Moore’s bridge in the floods of 27th October 1903.

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Nanny Moore’s bridge in the 18th Century

An 18th Century print showing the bridge and the causeway, the land thereabouts being water-meadows.

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