NZ2563 : Swing Bridge, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

taken 9 years ago, near to Gateshead, Great Britain

Swing Bridge, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Swing Bridge, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
William Armstrong's famous swing bridge over the River Tyne between Newcastle in Northumberland and Gateshead, County Durham. It was opened in 1876 and uses hydraulic power to swing 360 degrees, allowing vessels to pass either side. The photographer was standing on the nearby Tyne Bridge.
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NZ2563, 1538 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 3 March, 2009
Category
Bridge   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 252 637 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.0429N 1:36.4563W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 252 638
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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