The Four Bridges

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River Tyne


  • Description

    This photograph is part of the"> Shipbuilding on the River Tyne, 1960 - 1977 collection which was kindly donated to Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums. Taken by Ronald Sanderson, this is a photograph of the four bridges that span the River Tyne at Newcastle upon Tyne. In the foreground is the Tyne Bridge, followed by the Swing Bridge, then the High Level Bridge and finally the King Edward Bridge. This photograph was taken in May 1964. It is a 35mm slide. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email
  • Owner

    Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums
  • Source

    TWAM (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? No known copyright restrictions
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 1 month ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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