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Gaol Ferry Bridge

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Address: The Quays Cumberland Road, Bristol BS1 6UQ, England

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  • Martyn W
    Martyn W
    Coimbra, Portugal
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    Something To See In Passing

    It is called Gaol Ferry Bridge because it is near where the old Bristol Gaol/Prison, now demolished, used to stand. It was built in the mid 1930s and replaced a rowboat ferry at the location. It is...

    Reviewed on /Date(1582752089000+0800)/
  • One_of_the_BOFs
    One_of_the_BOFs
    Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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    Interesting bridge

    We came across this bridge whilst waiting for the nearby Wild Beer to open. It has quite an interesting history and is well worth a short visit if you’re in the area.

    Reviewed on /Date(1568103699000+0800)/
  • RobininBRISTOL
    RobininBRISTOL
    Pezenas
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    Very elegant and practical

    One of the abiding stories of the attempt to re-brand the Goal Ferry by a local vicar at the time. Dreadful failure to dead priest. Nowadays it is a fine feeder for the excitement of Wapping Wharf.

    Reviewed on /Date(1528793543000+0800)/
  • 923Dan
    923Dan
    Newbury
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    Interesting wrought iron foot bridge across the river

    Driving past Bedminster, came across the Gaol Ferry Bridge by accident, even though I've driven past it many time before. Interesting wrought iron foot bridge, into the old dock area of Bristol harbo...

    Reviewed on /Date(1528355139000+0800)/
  • malc1005
    malc1005
    Kettering, United Kingdom
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    Lovely Walking Bridge

    A lovely restored bridge in Bristol, that is for walking and cycles only. Some great architecture. Well worth a visit.

    Reviewed on /Date(1505285974000+0800)/

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