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Newburn Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1892
Completion: 1893
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Pony truss bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , , ,
Crosses:
  • Tyne River
Coordinates: 54° 58' 50.71" N    1° 44' 36.99" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 8.54 m
total length 144.8 m
span lengths 4 x 31.6 m
clearance 6.4 m

Materials

piers concrete-filled wrought-iron plated cylinders
truss steel

Chronology

21 May 1893

Opening.

Participants

Relevant Web Sites

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Relevant Publications

  • Manders, Frank / Potts, Richard: Crossing the Tyne. Tyne Bridge Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne (United Kingdom), pp. 128.
  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20013205
  • Date created
    02/09/2004
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016