Runcorn-Widnes Road Bridge, Runcorn, Halton

Runcorn-Widnes Road Bridge, Runcorn, Halton
Photograph taken 21 July 2002 © Mr Peter Sargeant. Source Historic England Archive ref: 56066

This road bridge was built in 1956-61. It was designed by Mott Hay and Anderson using steel. The span is 1,082 feet. This was the largest steel arch in Europe when it was built.

Location

Halton Runcorn

Period

1950s (1950 - 1959)

Tags

water bridge road transport steel architecture 1950s (1950 - 1959)