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Forth Bridges - View from the Air
Title: Forth Bridges - View from the Air
Description: The Firth of Forth is spanned by two large bridges at the eastern end of the estuary. The nearest is the Forth Road Bridge built in 1964 and behind it lies the Forth Rail Bridge which carries the Edinburgh to Aberdeen railway line and was completed in 1890. The port of Rosyth is also visible at the bottom left of the picture.
Date: August 2004
Forth Road Bridge
Title: Forth Road Bridge
Description: The Forth Road Bridge was completed in 1964 and opened by the Queen. At the time it was one of the longest suspension bridges in the world. This is the view from the north bank of the Firth of Forth.
Date: April 2011
Forth Road Bridge
Title: Forth Road Bridge
Description: A view of the Forth Road Bridge from a train on the railway bridge.
Date: September 2012
Forth Road Bridge
Title: Forth Road Bridge
Description: The view south from North Queensferry.
Date: April 2011
Forth Road Bridge - Below
Title: Forth Road Bridge - Below
Description: This unusual view of the Forth Road Bridge shows the massive pillars which hold the approach viaducts.
Date: April 2004
Forth Bridges - View from West Lothian
Title: Forth Bridges - View from West Lothian
Description: This is the fine view of the bridges from Hopetoun House.
Date: April 1998
Forth Rail Bridge
Title: Forth Rail Bridge
Description: This view shows the Forth Rail Bridge from South Queensferry.
Date: July 1992
Forth Rail Bridge
Title: Forth Rail Bridge
Description: The intricate ironwork and engineers cabin can be appreciated from a passing boat.
Date: July 1992
Forth Rail Bridge - From Below
Title: Forth Rail Bridge - From Below
Description: Here is a rare view from directly underneath the Forth Bridge. The island on the right is Inchgarvie and used to be the resting place of coins thrown from passing trains.
Date: July 1992
Forth Rail Bridge
Title: Forth Rail Bridge
Description: The bridges make an impressive sight from water level.
Date: July 1992
Forth Rail Bridge
Title: Forth Rail Bridge
Description: This is the classic view of the Railway Bridge from the Fife side.
Date: May 1990
Forth Rail Bridge
Title: Forth Rail Bridge
Description: A view from North Queensferry harbour.
Date: May 1990
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