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Palladian bridge

A bridge designed in Palladian style which was fashionable in Britain during 17th to 18th centuries. This style was inspired by the work of, and named after, the 16th century Italian architect, Andrea Palladio.

Palladian bridge, Prior Park, Bath, England

Photograph of the Palladian bridge at Prior Park, Bath, England.  Photograph copyright: Stephen Robson/National Trust Picture Library.