There have been bridges on the site of the present Tyne Bridge at Alston: A bridge built in the 1750s, a bridge built in the 1770s after the great flood, the present bridge completed at the second attempt in 1836. The picture above was taken in 1911.
(We need photographs to illustrate this post. Do you have something suitable? If so, and you are happy to share it, please upload it in the box at the bottom of the page.)