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Scotswood Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 18 September 1964
Completion: 20 March 1967
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Tied-arch bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , , ,
Crosses:
  • Tyne River
Coordinates: 54° 58' 0.76" N    1° 41' 23.94" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 20.13 m
total length 138.9 m
clearance 7.6 m

Materials

deck steel
piers reinforced concrete
arches steel

Chronology

18 September 1964

Beginning of construction.

20 March 1967

Opened by Alderrnan Peter Renwick.

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
    20013209
  • Date created
    02/09/2004
  • Last Update
    13/07/2017