Conwy Bridge and Castle, Gwynedd

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RIBApix ref no RIBA60256
Architect/DesignerJames of St George
Telford, Thomas (1757-1834)
Artist/PhotographerBedford, Francis (1816-1894)
CountryUK: Wales
CityConwy
Subject Date1870
Image Date1870
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference20611
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Conwy Castle was built in 1283-1289 as part of King Edward I's second campaign in north Wales. It was designed by James of St George. Conwy Bridge, a suspension bridge of steel construction, was designed by Thomas Telford and built in 1822-1826.

Subject tags

stone, rivers, bridges, castles, iron