vicars bridge

New bridge will allow cycle route between Avenham Park and Preston Station

Another view of the bridge, showing where the cycle path will join A temporary bridge put up in the 1970s to replace a crumbling Victorian bridge is to be demolished and replaced with a new bridge. Bailey bridge, what was Vicars bridge, […]

5 years ago
Looking back: When Vicars Bridge was built in 1848

The ongoing demolition of the Vicars Bridge has drawn much interest from Blog Preston readers, so the article below by Bob Gregson will no doubt be of interest. The bridge […]

9 years ago
Vicars Bridge: The demolition continues with stunning pictures of heavy duty cranes

View of the cranes working to remove Vicars Bridge One of Preston’s Victorian railway bridges is being demolished and Bernie Blackburn caught these photos of the Network Rail works in action. During a walk on Saturday afternoon the Preston […]

9 years ago
Guide to geocaching in Preston

Shortly after reporting on the impending demolition of Vicars Bridge, we were contacted by Marty Hopkirk who wanted to tell us about one of his hobbies. What’s this got to […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Vicars Bridge. Demolition of the redundant railway bridge

Not standing for much longer: The view across Vicars Bridge Vicars Bridge, so called because the route leads to a vicarage, is facing demolition. The much delayed removal of the bridge is finally going ahead this weekend I am told. […]

9 years ago
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