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High Level Bridge with Tyne Swing Road Bridge below, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

RIBA5070
Stephenson, Robert (1803-1859)
NOTES: The High Level Bridge was designed by Robert Stephenson and built in 1845-1849 for the York, Newcastle and Berwick Railway. This is the first major example of a wrought iron tied arch or bow string girder bridge. It links Newcastle-upon-Tyne with Gateshead on the south bank of the River Tyne. Built to facilitate the passage of ships along the Tyne, the swing bridge replaced an earlier Georgian stone one and opened in 1876. It was designed by the engineer John Francis Ure while the ironwork and machinery was supplied by G. Armstrong and Co. of Elswick.

Breuninger department store, Stuttgart

RIBA5160
Eisenlohr & Pfennig

Tower Bridge, London, looking upstream towards the pool of London with the bascules open

RIBA5298
Barry, Sir John Wolfe (1836-1918)
NOTES: This bridge over the Thames was designed by Sir Horace Jones and engineered by Sir John Wolfe Barry.

Cascade, Portmeirion

RIBA5434
Williams-Ellis, Sir Clough (1883-1978)

Rialto Bridge, Venice

RIBA5514
Da Ponte, Antonio (c. 1512-1597)

Anglican Cathedral, St James's Mount, Liverpool: the Dulverton Bridge

RIBA5632
Scott, Sir Giles Gilbert (1880-1960)
NOTES: The cathedral was built to a competition-winning design of 1903. It was consecrated in 1924 but only completed in 1978. The first bay of the nave was opened in 1961.

Trocadero Palace, Paris

RIBA5775
Davioud, Gabriel Jean Antoine (1824-1881)
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