Forth Rail and Road Bridges, South Queensferry

RIBApix ref no RIBA14627
Architect/DesignerBaker, Sir Benjamin (1840-1907)
Fowler, Sir John (1817-1898)
Freeman Fox & Partners
Mott Hay & Anderson
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: Scotland
CitySouth Queensferry
Subject Date1967
Image Date1967
ViewTopographical
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/SCO/829 (ES3163.1)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The railway bridge, in the foreground, was designed by Sir John Fowler and Sir Benjamin Baker and built in 1883-1890. The road bridge, in the background, was designed by Mott Hay & Anderson and Freeman Fox & Partners in 1958 and completed in 1964. Both bridges cross the Firth of the Forth connecting the city of Edinburgh at Queensferry to Fife.

Subject tags

steel, columns, rivers, bridges, railway viaducts