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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
1904 (footbridge)
Conwy, Wales, United Kingdom (River Conwy)
Bridgemeister ID:512
Coordinates:N 53.280346 W 3.823733
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Principals:Alfred Thorne
Use:Footbridge
Status:Removed
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:1
Notes
  • This entry refers to the steel suspension footbridge nestled between Telford's suspension bridge and Stephenson's rail bridge. Click the photo to get a better view of this bridge. According to Susan Ellis, Senior Archivist of the Conwy County Borough Council, the bridge was built on the recommendation of John J. Webster who was hired to inspect Telford's suspension bridge in 1902 "following fears about the safety of its condition. He reported back making various recommendation for strengthening the bridge, including that a separate footbridge be constructed."
  • Next to 1826 Conwy (Conway) - Conwy, Wales, United Kingdom.
Photograph, collection of David Denenberg

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