1) The bridge that gave access to the manorial mill, via the milnegate.

1317 ‘up a path where the Milnebrigg used to lie’, Wakefield

1360 le mylnebrigg, Cartworth

1472 the Melne brige his defectyffe & be longes to the Lord to reperall, Selby. It gave rise to several place-names, including Mill Bridge with five examples and Milnsbridge.

dates 1317 1360 1472

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