Conwy Suspension Bridge over the River Conwy, Gwynedd: close-up of the cable stays and iron railings

Coronavirus update: Our printing service continues to operate as usual, with framed and unframed prints available for delivery in normal timescales. We would like to reassure our customers that we are observing government advice on COVID-19 and adhering to all guidance and best practice.

RIBApix ref no RIBA25887
Architect/DesignerTelford, Thomas (1757-1834)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryUK: Wales
Subject Date1826
Image Date1950
Library ReferenceAP Box 843 Eric de Mare
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Eric de Mare / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Conwy Bridge, a suspension bridge of steel construction, was designed by Thomas Telford and built in 1822-1826. The Conwy Railway Bridge, designed by Robert Stephenson and completed in 1848, runs parallel to Telford's bridge.

Subject tags

stone, rivers, bridges, iron