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The Northeast Sights

Prebends Footbridge

  • South Bailey Map It
  • Durham
  • Bridge/Tunnel

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Delightful views are the reward of a short stroll along the River Wear's leafy banks, especially as you cross this 17th-century stone footbridge, reached from the southern end of Palace Green. J.M.W. Turner adored the view from here and painted a celebrated scene of Durham from the bridge.

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South Bailey, Durham, DH1 3RJ, England

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