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In Northern England

  • 17th September 2001; the Gateshead Millennium Bridge first opened to pedestrians and cyclists, prior to its official opening in 2002.
  • 1st October 2001; first phase of the Alnwick Garden opened to the public.

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2000s Gateshead Millennium Bridge Blue Carpet by Thomas Heatherwick Opening of the Gateshead Millennium Bridge 2001
from Newcastle libraries (flickr)
070457:Millennium Bridge Gateshead unknown 2001

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
Blue Carpet by Thomas Heatherwick
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Blue Carpet by Thomas Heatherwick
- Overview About the Blue Carpet Map Street View Blue Carpet is a work by Thomas Heatherwick, located next to the Laing Art Gallery, off John Dobson Street in Newcastle. It ...
Gateshead Millennium Bridge
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Gateshead Millennium Bridge
- Overview About the Millennium Bridge Map Street View The Gateshead Millennium Bridge is a pedestrian and cycle bridge over the River Tyne. It connects Newcastle Quayside with the Gateshead Quays ...
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That Was the Year That Was - 2001

Pinned by Peter Smith


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