Tyne and Wear HER(11124): Washingwells Wood, 'Bridge' - Details
Washingwells Wood, 'Bridge'
1996 by Laurent Reynes. A bridge over a stream in Washingwells Wood, using four pairs of blue-painted telegraph poles, decorated with pebbles set in concrete, as the supportive struts. The bridge was commissioned by Gateshead Council as part of its 'Four Seasons' initiative and is meant to represent Summer.
Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 205