Avon Bridge, Bristol

Avon Bridge, Bristol
Photograph taken 1839-1846 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: misc/015

This bridge, built in the Gothic style by I K Brunel in 1839, carried the Great Western Railway over the tidal River Avon. Today Brunel's bridge is hidden between a pair of girder bridges.


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Victorian (1837 - 1901)


architecture bridge train transport railway brunel gothic victorian (1837 - 1901)