*Bridge Trusts (when Toll bridge) River crossed Initial Act Date of First Act (or earliest record) Date Expired earlier crossing open to traffic Parish A Parish B Primary County Code Secondary County Modern road - main route reference Full Name of Act
Eling Bridge Bartley Water (over mill dam )     small private route         HA HA    
Penmaenpool bridge Afon Mawddach   1879 toll still paid   1879     MER MER    
Black Bridge Castle Pill     toll gate on OS 6 in         PEM PEM    
Mepal Counter Bridge Drainage       on 1880 OS map - was a ferry (note Mepal bridge to east is older         http://www.ousewashes.info/features.htm#crossings
Gosport & Haslar Bridge Haslar Lake 4 Will4 c4 1834 toll still paid minor crossing   Gosport Alvestoke HA HA     building a Bridge over Stoke otherwise Haslar Lake, which separates Gosport from Haslar, both in the Parish of Alverstoke in the County of Southampton, and for making Approaches thereto. [26th March 1834.]
Lymington Bridge Lymington River   1731 tolls lifted 1956 by Hants CC   1731 Lymington   HA HA    
Warburton & Rixton Bridge Manchester Ship Canal   1863 toll still paid was a bridge over River Mersey (County??) 1863 Warburton Rixton CH LA    
Traethbach Bridge & Road Menai               ANG CAE    
Menai Suspension Bridge Menai Straights   1819     1826 Bangor Menai Bridge CAE ANG    
Hakin Bridge Milford Haven     tolls lifted 1909     Milford Haven   PEM PEM    
Poole Harbour Bridge Poole Water 4 Will4 c46 1834   ferry just to East; first bridge of 1837 replaced by Swing bridge in 1880 1837 Poole   DO DO     building a Bridge over the Water from the Town and County of the Town of Poole to the Parish of Hamworthy in the County of Dorset, with an Approach thereto. [16th June 1834.]
Norfolk Bridge River Adur   1833 tolls lifted 1927   1833 Shoreham   SX SX    
Old Shoreham Bridge River Adur   1781 transferred to Railways - tolls ended 1970 opened 1784 Shoreham   SX SX    
Carlton Bridge River Aire   1777 toll lifted 1929 when demolished replaced ferry       YER YNR      
New Lay Iron Bridge River Aire   1819       Leeds Horsforth YW YW    
Wellington Bridge River Aire           Leeds Armley YW YW    
Shoreham Old Bridge River Arun                  
Bathampton Bridge River Avon     toll still paid     Bath   SO SO    
Cleveland Bridge River Avon   1827       Bath Bathwick SO SO    
Clifton Suspension Bridge River Avon 11 Geo4 c69 1830 toll still paid   1864 Bristol   SO GL     building a Bridge over the River Avon, from Clifton in the County of Gloucester to the opposite Side of the River in the County of Somerset, and for making convenient Roads and Approaches to communicate therewith. [29th May 1830.
Clopton Bridge River Avon 52 Geo3 c80 1812 tolls lifted 1839     Stratford   WA WA     maintaining and repairing the Bridge over the River Avon, at or near Stratford-upon-Avon, in the County of Warwick, and for widening and improving the Approaches thereto. [22d March 1826.]
Combe (Bathford) River Avon       TP Act of 1751 continues bridge as separte toll       WI SO    
Evesham Bridge River Avon 5 Geo4 c67 1824 not a toll         WO WO     paving, cleansing, lighting, watching, regulating, and improving the Borough of Evesham in the County of Worcester; for repairing, improving, and maintaining the Bridge over the River Avon within the said Borough, and for selling certain Waste Lands within the said Borough, and for appropriating the Monies arising from such Sales towards the Purposes therein mentioned. [28th May 1824.]
Halfpenny Bridge (footbridge) River Avon     pedestrian toll     Bath   SO SO    
North Parade Bridge River Avon   1836     1836 Bath   SO SO    
Tewkesbury Key Bridge River Avon 48 Geo3 c62 1808 tolls is this the main bridge??       GL GL     taking down and re-building the Key Bridge across the River Avon, in the Borough of Tewkesbury, in the County of Gloucester, and for making and forming convenient Roads thereto. [27th May 1808.]
Seaton Bridge River Axe   1877       Seaton   DV DV    
Bure Bridge River Bure 7&8 Geo4 c31 1827     1830 Great Yarmouth Runham NO      erecting a Bridge over the River Bure, from Runham to Great Yarmouth, in the County of Norfolk. [28th May 1827.]
Copley Bridge River Calder   1831              
Conway Suspension Bridge River Conway   1826     1826 Conway   CAE ANG    
Grosvenor Bridge River Dee 6 Geo4 c124 1825 tolls lifted 1885   1832 Chester   CH CH     erecting an additional Bridge over the River Dee, in the City of Chester; for opening and making convenient Roads and Approaches thereto; and for taking down and rebuilding the Parish Church of Saint Bridget within the said City; and for repairing the present Bridge over the River Dee. [10th June 1825.]                                                                      
Baslow Bridge River Derwent               DE DE                                                                          
Darley Abbey (footbridge) River Derwent     pedestrian toll         DE DE    
Derwent Bridge River Derwent     toll advert     Budwith   YER YER    
Loftsome Bridge River Derwent 43 Geo3 c49 1803           YER YER    
Bedford Town Bridge River Great Ouse 43 Geo3 c128 1803           BD BD                                                                          
Blackfriars Bridge River Irwell 57 Geo3 c58 1817           LA LA     building a Bridge across the River Irwell, from Water Street in the Township of Salford, to Saint Mary's Gate in the Township of Manchester, all in the County of Lancaster; and for making proper Avenues thereto
Strangeways Bridge River Irwell 56 Geo3 c62 1816           LA LA     building a Bridge across the River Irwell, from the Township of Salford, in the Parish of Manchester, to Strangeways, in the Township of Cheetham, all in the County of Lancaster; and for making proper Avenues thereto
Burlesdon Bridge River Itchen   1796 tolls lifted 1930   1799     HA HA    
Itchen Floating Bridge ferry (Woolston) River Itchen 4/5 Wil4 c85 1834 closed 1977   1838     HA HA    
Northam Bridge River Itchen   1796 tolls lifted May 1929   1799     HA HA    
Laira Bridge River Laira   1824 tolls lifted 1904 by Plymouth Council   1827     DV DV    
Mill Bridge River Lea     tolls lifted 1893         HE HE    
Loughor Bridge River Loughor   1831 became County Bridge 1844      Llanelli   GLA GLA      
Skerton Bridge River Lune   1783     1787 Lancaster   LA LA    
Rocester Bridge River Medway                  
Transporter Bridge River Mersey   1905        Widnes   CH LA    
Downham Bridge River Nene       was wooden replaced 1879 by iron bridge         tolls let by Bridge reeves to the inn 1743 and 1804
Wisbech Bridge River Nene   1758   was wooden         http://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/cambs/vol4/p265
Aldwark Bridge River Ouse   1772 toll still paid         YNR YNR    
Lendal Bridge River Ouse   1861       York   YNR YNR    
Newhaven Bridge River Ouse 24 Geo3 1784 tolls was a ferry - also note drwabridge to island       SX SX     building a Bridge over the River Ouse, at Newhaven, in the County of Sussex. [5th April 1798.]
North Bridge (Tickford) River Ouse   1810       Newport Pagnell   BU BU    
Ouse Bridge River Ouse 43 Geo3 c48 1803 tolls     Selby   YNR YER     building a Bridge over the River Ouse, from Selby, in the West Riding of the County of York, to the opposite Shore in the Parish of Hemingborough, in the East Riding of the same County. [27th May 1803.]
Ouse Bridge River Ouse 55 Geo3 c71 1815 tolls on this but not on Fosse Bridge     York   YNR YNR     widening, altering, and rebuilding Ouse Bridge, in the City of York, and for widening certain Streets and making other Improvements in the said City. [7th June 1815.]
Skeldergate Bridge River Ouse   1882 tolls lifted 1914   1882 York   YNR YNR    
Stoney Stratford Bridge River Ouse 4 Wil4 1834   had a chapel, Hermitage, and Paving provision, medieval bridge damaged in Civil War   Old Stratford Stony Stratford BU NR    
Tickford and North Bridges River Ouse and River Lovatt 49 Geo3 c144 1809 tolls     York   BU BU    
Deritend Bridge River Rea 3 Geo4 c5 1822           WA WA     rebuilding the Bridge over the River Rea, at the Town of Birmingham, called Deritend Bridge; and for widening the Avenues thereto, and making certain other Improvements. [3d April 1822.]
Penwortham Bridge River Ribble   1751   bought out ferry though was also a ford       LA LA    
Rumney Bridge River Rumney 45 Geo3 c73 1805           GLA MON      building a Bridge over that Part of the River Rumney which divides the Parish of Rumney in the County of Monmouth, and the Parish of Roath in the County of Glamorgan. [18th April 1810.]
Atcham Bridge River Severn     no evidence of separate toll     Atcham   SA SA    
Bewdley Bridge River Severn   1798 toll house demolished 1960s         WO WO    
Coalport Bridge River Severn           Coalbrookdale   SA SA    
Cressage Bridge River Severn 39 Geo3 c28 1799 tolls     Cressage   SA SA     building a Bridge over the River Severn, from or near Cressage, in the County of Salop, to the opposite Shore; and for making proper Roads or Avenues to and from the same. [10th May 1799.]
Haw Passage Bridge River Severn 5 Geo4 c150 1824 tolls         GL WO     building a Bridge over the River Severn at or near the Haw Passage in the County of Gloucester, and for making convenient Roads thereto; and to divert Part of the Line of Road by the said Act authorized to be made. [21st June 1824.]
Holt Fleet Bridge River Severn 7 Geo4 c109 1826 tolls         WO WO     building a Bridge over the River Severn, at or near Holt Fleet, in the Parishes of Holt and Ombersley in the County of Worcester; and for making Approaches to such Bridge. [5th May 1826.]
Iron Bridge River Severn   1779 closed to toll vehicles 1934     Coalbrookdale   SA SA    
Kingsland Bridge River Severn   1880 toll still paid   1883 Shrewsbury   SA SA    
Shrewsbury Sone Bridge River Severn   1772              
Stourport River Severn   1775   lost but rebuilt 1806          
Westgate Bridge River Severn 46 Geo3 c45 1806 tolls   1809 Gloucester   GL GL     taking down and re-building the Bridge across the River Severn at Gloucester, called The Westgate Bridge, and for opening convenient Avenues thereto. [23d May 1806.]
Worcester Bridge River Severn 9 Geo3 c84 1769       Worcester   WO WO     building and completing a Bridge at Worcester over the River Severn, and for opening convenient Avenues thereto. [23d May 1823.]
Sandwich Bridge River Stour 28 Geo2 c55 1755       Sandwich   KE KE    
Wich Tree Bridge River Tawey 18 Geo3 c68 1778 became County Bridge 1844      Swansea   GLA GLA      building a Bridge across the River Tawey, at a Place called The Wich Tree, in the Parish of Llansamlett, to the opposite Shore in the Parish of Llangevelach in the County of Glamorgan; and for making proper Avenues or Roads to and from the said Bridge; and for repairing the Road from Pentre Brook, near a Place called Aberdwyberthy, in the Parish of Saint John's, near Swansea, to the said Bridge. [21st March 1822.]  
Stockton Bridge River Tees 1771 assume toll free        
Yarm Bridge River Tees   1771 replaced in 1887     Egglescliffe Yarm DU YNR    
Shaldon Bridge River Teign   1827 1948 toll lifted   1827 Teignmouth Shaldon DV DV    
Albert Bridge River Thames   1873 1879 toll lifted   1873 London Southwark MX SY    
Battersea Bridge River Thames   1771 1879 toll lifted replaced ferry 1772 London Southwark MX SY   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battersea_Bridge
Blackfriars Bridge River Thames 29 Geo2 c86 1756 Sunday tolls till 1870s   1769 London Southwark MX SY   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blackfriars_Bridge laying a Toll upon all Horses and Carriages passing on a Sunday over Blackfriars Bridge, and for applying the Money to arise thereby towards increasing the Fund for watching, lighting, cleansing, watering, and repairing the said Bridge. [15th June 1809.]
Chelsea Bridge River Thames 1858 tolls lifted 1879       MX SY
Clifton Hampden Bridge River Thames   1867 1946 toll lifted     Clifton   OX OX    
Cookham Bridge River Thames   1840 1947 toll lifted     Cookham   BU OX    
Folly Bridge River Thames 55 Geo3 c94 1815 tolls     Oxford   OX OX     taking down and rebuilding the whole or Part of a certain Bridge across the River Ists, in or near the City of Oxford, called Folly Bridge otherwise Friar's Bridge; and for widening the same Bridge, and improving the Approaches thereto. [28th June 1815
Goring Bridge River Thames   1837       Goring Streatley BE OX    
Hammersmith Bridge River Thames 5 Geo4 c112 1824 1880 toll lifted open 1829 London Southwark MX SY     building a Bridge over the River Thames at Hammersmith, and for making convenient Roads to communicate therewith. [23d May 1828.]
Hampton Court Bridge River Thames 6 Geo4 c125 1825 tolls lifted 1876     London Southwark MX SY     rebuilding of Kingston Bridge, and for improving and making suitable Approaches thereto. [29th May 1830.]
Henley Bridge River Thames 21 Geo3 c33 1781 1870s toll lifted         OX BU     building a Bridge over the River Thames at Henley-upon-Thames, in the County of Oxford. [18th June 1808.]
Kew Bridge River Thames   1759 1873 toll lifted   1759 London Southwark MX SY    
Kingston Bridge River Thames   1825 1870 toll lifted was a wooden bridge free till late 18th cent 1828     SY MX   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kingston_Bridge,_London
Lambeth Bridge River Thames   1860 toll lifted 1875   was a horseferry, bridge open 1862 London Southwark MX SY    
Maidenhead Bridge River Thames   1777 tolls lifted 1903 tolls shared with TP trust   Maidenhead   BU BE    
Marlow Bridge River Thames 1 Geo4 c45 1829 no toll     Marlow   BU OX     raising Money to defray the Expences of rebuilding Marlow Bridge. [14th May 1829.]
Putney Bridge (Fulham Bridge) River Thames   1726 toll lifted 1879 opened 1729 Fulham Putney MX SY     Building a Bridge cross the River of Thames, from the Town of Fulham, in the County of Middlesex, to the Town of Putney, in the County of Surrey
Richmond Bridge River Thames   1774 1859 toll lifted   1777     MX SY    
Southwark Bridge River Thames 51 Geo3 c166 1811 toll lifted 1864   1819     MX SY     authorize the Relinquishment of the Care and Management of a Road set out by the Southwark Bridge Company to the Trustees of the Surrey and Sussex Roads. [19th June 1828.]
Staines Bridge River Thames 9 Geo4 c100 1828 tolls     Staines   SY MX     building a Bridge over the River Thames at Staines in the County of Middlesex, and for making proper Approaches thereto. [16th June 1834.]
Sutton Bridge River Thames 47 Geo3 c43 1807 1930s toll lifted     Sutton Courteney   OX BE     building a Bridge over the River Thames, from the Parish of Sutton Courtney in the County of Berks, to the Parish of Culham in the County of Oxford. [1st August 1807.]
Swinford Bridge River Thames Geo3 c63 1767 toll still paid     Eynsham   OX BE    
Vauxhall Bridge River Thames 49 Geo3 c142 1809 1879 toll lifted building started 1811 - completed 1816  (was Regent's Bridge)  (was Regent's Bridge)   MX SY     enable the Vauxhall Bridge Company to raise a further Sum of Money, and to alter and amend the Acts relating to the said Bridge. [2d May 1825.]
Wallingford Bridge River Thames 49 Geo3 c143 1809 1870s toll lifted     Wallingford   BE BE     taking down and rebuilding the Whole or Part of a certain Bridge called Wallingford Bridge, in the Borough of Wallingford, in the County of Berks; and for opening, widening, and improving the Avenues or Approaches to the said Bridge. [3d June 1809
Walton Bridge River Thames   1747 toll lifted 1870     Walton  Shepperton SY MX     Building a Bridge cross the River of Thames, from the Parish of Walton upon Thames in the County of Surry, to the opposite Shore in the Parish of Shepperton in the County of Middlesex.
Wandsworth Bridge River Thames 1873 tolls lifted 1880       MX SY
Waterloo Bridge River Thames 49 Geo3 c191 1809 1878 toll lifted building started 1811 open 1817  (was Savoy or Strand Bridge) London Lamberth MX SY     for building The Waterloo Bridge, and making Roads communicating therewith; and to authorize the Relinquishment of the repairing, lighting, and watching of the Roads on the South Side of the Bridge, to the Trustees of the Surrey New Roads, acting under Two several Acts of His present Majesty's Reign, for making, widening, and keeping in Repair certain Roads in the several Parishes of Lambeth, Newington, Saint George Southwark, Bermondsey, and Christchurch, in the County of Surrey, and for watching and lighting the said Roads. [8th May 1818.]
Whitchurch Bridge River Thames   1792 toll still paid     Whitchurch   OX BE    
Windsor Bridge River Thames 59 Geo3 c126 1819 toll lifted 1897     Windsor   BE BU   older bridge tolls set in 1735 Act rebuild Windsor Bridge, in the Borough of New Windsor, in the County of Berks; and to improve the Avenues thereto. [6th July 1819
Shuttern Bridge River Tone     toll advert 1822     Taunton   SO SO    
Bideford Bridge River Torridge     TH on map 1745         DV DV    
Towey Suspension Bridge River Towey   1833       Llandovery   CAM CAM    
Cavendish Bridge River Trent   1760 toll lifted 1888 was Wilden Ferry 1760     DE LE    
Dunham Bridge River Trent 11 Geo4 c66 1830 toll still paid   1832     NT LI     building a Bridge over the River Trent, from Dunham in the County of Nottingham to the opposite Shore in the County of Lincoln. [29th May 1830.]
Gainsborough Bridge River Trent   1787 toll lifted 1932 was a ferry 1791     LI NT    
Gunthorpe Bridge River Trent   1870 toll lifted 1925 was a ferry 1875     NT NT    
Harrington Bridge River Trent   1788 toll lifted 1882 Sawley ferry 1790     LE DE    
Walton Bridge River Trent 4 Wil4 c1 1834 tolls     Walton Barton DE ST     building a Bridge over the River Trent, from Walton upon Trent in the County of Derby to Barton under Needwood in the County of Stafford. [17th May 1833.]
Wilford Toll (Halfpenny) Bridge River Trent   1862 toll lifted 1969         NT NT    
Willington Bridge River Trent   1839 toll lifted 1898   1839     DE DE    
Berwick Bridge River Tweed               NB SCOT    
Coldstream Bridge River Tweed   1763 tolls lifted 1926   1767     NB SCOT    
Ladykirk & Norham Bridge River Tweed   1838 probably toll free         NB SCOT    
Union Chain Bridge River Tweed   1820 tolls lifted 1883   1820     NB Scotland    
Bellingham Bridge River Tyne   ca 1750           NB NB   Hexham
Hexham Bridge River Tyne 1770 assume toll free was a ferry; three bridges washed away before final bridge in 1793      
Old Redheugh Bridge River Tyne     tolls lifted 1937         NB DU    
Ovingham Bridge River Tyne   1883 tolls lifted 1945         DU NB    
Scotswood Bridge River Tyne   1829 tolls lifted 1907   1831     NB DU    
Swing Bridge River Tyne               NB DU    
Tyne Bridge River Tyne 28 Geo3 1801 tolls lifted 1821         NB DU     made for Building a Temporary Bridge and completing a new Stone Bridgeover the River Tyne, between the Townof Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and Gateshead, in the County of Durham, and making the Avenues to and the Passages over the same more commodious; and for removing and preventing Nuisances and Annoyances in the Streets, Lanes, or Avenues leading to the said new Stone Bridge within the Town of Gateshead, in the County of Durham; and for enabling the Trustees named in the said Act to widen and enlarge the said new Stone Bridge. [20th June 1801.]
Wylam Bridge River Tyne   1836 tolls lifted 1936         NB NB    
West Boat Bridge River Tyne (South)   1826 tolls lifted 1877 when collapsed present bridge 1903    (Warden Bridge)   NB NB    
Middleham Bridge River Ure   1830     1830     YNR YNR    
Kemeys Chain Bridge River Usk   1830 (approx) may have been taken by Tp trust         MON MON    
Wearmouth Bridge River Wear   1793 tolls lifted 1885 in 1814 used lottery to pay debt 1796     DU DU    
Fosdyke Bridge River Welland 51 Geo3 c71 1811           LI LI     making a Public Way over Fosdyke Wash, in the County of Lincoln; and for granting further Powers for building a Bridge over the said Wash. [14th May 1811.]
Foundry Bridge River Wensum   1811 toll advert 1833         NO NO   Norwich
Wensum Bridge River Wensum 1 Geo4 c51 1820   tolls    (Norwich)   NO      building a Bridge over the River Wensum, in the City of Norwich, at or near the Duke's Palace in the said City. [8th July 1820.]
Boughrood Bridge River Wye   1838 tolls lifted 1934 replaced a ford       BRE HF B4350  
Brynwern Bridge River Wye               Wales    
Erwood Bridge River Wye   1859           BRE HF    
Whitney Bridge River Wye   1779 toll still paid         HF HF    
Cartford Bridge River Wyre     toll still paid      (Wyreside)   LA LA    
Shard Bridge River Wyre     OS map         LA LA    
Yarmouth Bridge River Yar   1860 tolls lifted 1934 (bought by council)     Yarmouth Norton IOW IOW    
Eastham Bridge RiverTeme   1793 tolls lifted 1907 (bought by council)     Eastham   WO WO    
River Virniew bridge S of Oswestry 7 Geo4 c62 1826           MOT SA      building a Bridge over the River Virniew, near Llanymynech, and making Roads, Embankments, and Approaches thereto, in the several Counties of Montgomery, Salop, and Denbigh, on the Road leading from Liverpool to Carmarthen, and for several other Purposes relating thereto. [5th May 1826.]
Northgate Bridge Shropshire Union Canal   1831       Chester   CH CH   Chester
Cross Keys Bridge Sutton Wash (River Nene) 7 Geo4 c106 1826       Sutton   NO LI     constructing a Bridge across Sutton Wash, otherwise called Cross Keys Wash, between the Counties of Lincoln and Norfolk. [26th May 1826.]
Ravensbourne Bridge  Thames tributaries 43 Geo c131 1803 maybe Creek Bridge     Deptford Greenwich KE KE     building a Bridge over the River Ravensborne, at or near its Mouth or Outlet into the River Thames, in the County of Kent, and for making and maintaining proper Approaches thereto. [27th July 1803.]
Hayling Island Bridge   4 Geo4 c9                
Weymouth Harbour     1770   was a ferry ca 1600 - earlrer bridge decayed