Stopham, West Sussex
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
Memorials and brasses to the Barttelot family stand in the 11th-century church.
The ancient bridge at Stopham is of considerable interest, being named a Scheduled Ancient Monument. The current bridge is Elizabethan, built around 1580 to replace an earlier wooden bridge. The bridge stretches 248 feet, with six arches. The 16th-century structure was heightened in 1822 to allow masted boat traffic under the central arch.
Address: Stopham, West Sussex, England
Attraction Type: Village
Location: 1 mile north west of Pulborough, off the A283
OS: TQ 0256 1891
Photo Credit: Peter Whitcomb, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
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