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Byker Bridge


1945


Newcastle


Byker Road Bridge


Byker


NZ26SE


Transport


Road Transport Site


Road Bridge


Early Modern


C19


Structure


Constructed in 1878 to overcome the need to descend and ascend the steep sides of the Lower Ouseburn Valley. A toll was charged for its use until 1895. LOCAL LIST


2626


6464


NZ26266464



<< HER 1945 >> I. Ayris & S.M. Linsley, 1994, A Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of Tyne and Wear, p 19; Grace McCombie, 2009, Newcastle and Gateshead - Pevsner Architectural Guide, p 136

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