The Victoria Bridge
A Short History by Keith Cockerill
Written for the Fatfield Monthly, January 2013 edition.
You may find the enlarged images below easier to read.
[ This article appears here by kind permission of photographer & author Keith Cockerill. ]
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The view upstream from the Washington Staithes side.
How It Was Built
An illustration of how each arch was temporarily supported by a wooden framework.