NT1378 : The Forth Bridge in 1960

taken 57 years ago, near to Queensferry, Edinburgh, Great Britain

The Forth Bridge in 1960
The Forth Bridge in 1960
The Forth Bridge didn't acquire the word "rail" to its title until the road bridge was built nearby. In this 1960 picture, the photographer was about to board the ferry shown to continue his cycling tour of Scotland.
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Date Taken
July 1960   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 11 March, 2009
Category
Bridge   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 135 789 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:59.7192N 3:23.2820W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 130 783
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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