Nolan's Bridge


Shire of Gingin

Place Number



SL 551, Moore River Rd Gingin

Location Details

Other Name(s)

Dooling's Ford

Local Government



Avon Arc

Construction Date

Constructed from 1907

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management
Municipal Inventory Adopted 18 Oct 2005 Category 3

Statement of Significance

It is of historical interest as important to local communications and the settlements nearby.

Physical Description

It has now been bypassed by the Moore River Road and a more recent bridge. It had three sections, each crossing a stream of the Gingin Brook. One bridge has collapsed; the other two are not totally safe. The land on which it stands is now under private ownership.


This is a substantial bridge built in 1907 by Christopher Hough. He was both contractor and builder. This was the only bridge crossing of the Gingin Brook between Gingin and the coastal areas and served for many years.

Place Type

Historic site


Epoch General Specific
Original Use Transport\Communications Road: Bridge

Creation Date

02 Aug 2007

Publish place record online (inHerit):


Last Update

01 Jan 2017


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