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Location address: United Kingdom, Monmouthshire, Monmouth
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Monnow Bridge in Monmouth, Wales, is the only remaining mediaeval fortified river bridge in Great Britain with its gate tower still standing in place. It crosses the River Monnow (Welsh: Afon Mynwy) some 500m above its confluence with the River Wye. Now pedestrianised, it is a Scheduled Monument and a Grade I listed building.
Monnow Bridge is a 13th century fortified bridge and the only one in Britain whose gate tower still stands in place.