Site of Toll Gate near Master's Bridge, Brownsover

Description of this historic site

The site of a toll gate, where travellers would have had to pay a toll to use the road during the Imperial period. The site of the toll gate is known from documentary evidence. It was situated 300m south of Brownsover.

Notes about this historic site

1 A gate is shown on the Giffney map at the canal crossing near Brownsover Hall. On the Rugby and Lutterworth Turnpike Trust.
2 No sign of tollpoint on the ground – probably because the road has been extensively widened.

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