Gateshead Millenium Tilting Bridge

 - Apr 3, 2008   Updated: Jun 9 2011
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One of the most striking designs for a drawbridge will also appear on the back of British Pound coins. The unique tilt pedestrian bridge is over the River Tyne and allows ships and large boats to pass under rather than parting in the middle. The design was chosen from over 150 entries and was done by Wilkinson & Eyre Architects and Gifford & Partners.

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