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Metro Bridge


Constructed between 1976 and Aug 1978. It was opened on 6th Nov 1981
Type - through-steel-truss construction.
Between High Level and King Edward VII Bridges

It carries the Tyne and Wear Metro between Newcastle and Gateshead. The line is in tunnel on either side of the river and only emerges into open air to cross the bridge.

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      The Felling Heritage Group