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Redheugh Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1980
Completion: 1983
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: , , , ,
Crosses:
  • Tyne River
Replaces: Redheugh Bridge (1901)
Coordinates: 54° 57' 43.12" N    1° 37' 7.15" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 160 m
width 15.8 m
total length 674 m
height above valley floor or water 26.06 m

Cost

cost of construction Pound sterling 15 350 000

Materials

deck prestressed concrete

Chronology

24 April 1980

Beginning of construction.

18 May 1983

Opened by the Princess of Wales.

September 1983

Completion.

Participants

Design
Co-contractor
Resident engineering

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20005180
  • Date created
    19/09/2002
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016