Tarr Steps

Bridge

GB |

Public

The Tarr Steps are a prehistoric clapper bridge across the River Barle. A typical clapper bridge construction, the bridge possibly dates to around 1000 BC. The stone slabs weigh up to 5 tons apiece. According to local legend, they were placed by the devil to win a bet. The bridge has been designated by English Heritage as a grade I listed building.

Address

Dulverton
West Somerset
United Kingdom

Sponsored links

More about this place of interest

Routes nearby

Related channels

Sponsored links

© 2006-2017 RouteYou - www.routeyou.com