ST3186 : Floodlights on Newport Transporter Bridge

taken 7 months ago, near to Maes-Glas, Newport/Casnewydd, Great Britain

Floodlights on Newport Transporter Bridge
Floodlights on Newport Transporter Bridge
With the River Usk near to high tide.
For just a few days, the bridge is being used to stage Tin Shed Theatre's production of Herman Melville's novel Moby Dick.
The audience and actors occupy the gondola which usually carries cars and passengers across the river.
Here, at the start of the production, the gondola is parked at the left of the bridge before moving to the centre of the river LinkExternal link .

For the duration of this event, additional lighting has been added to the usual floodlighting of the bridge.

For a daytime view of the bridge and some information see LinkExternal link .
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Date Taken
Monday, 8 October, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 9 October, 2018
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Place (from Tags)
Newport 
River (from Tags)
Usk 
Bridge (from Tags)
Newport Transporter Bridge 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 3178 8620 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:34.2315N 2:59.1428W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 3176 8638
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Floodlighting  Open Air Theatre  Grade I Listed Structure 

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