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Opening of the Gateshead Millennium Bridge 2001

The cycle and pedestrain tilt bridge was opened to the public on the 17th September 2001 and the official opening by Queen Elizabeth II was on 7th May 2002.

2001 Gateshead Millennium Bridge River Tyne
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Millennium Bridge, Gateshead

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Timelapse of Gateshead Millennium Bridge

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