Wearmouth Bridge. The first Wearmouth Bridge of 1796 proved to be a catalyst for the growth of Sunderland. It was rebuilt in 1857 by Robert Stephenson and again in 1927 when this steel arch bridge was constructed. 1996 - Bicentenary of the Iron Bridge

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Wearmouth Bridge, Sunderland
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by City of Sunderland in 1996

Colour: blue

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Nick Harrison on Flickr
Peter Hughes on Flickr
Nick Harrison on Flickr
Spudgun67 on Wikimedia Commons
Rob Candlish on Geograph
Peter Hughes on Flickr
newcastleplaques on Flickr
Elliott Brown on Flickr
Peter Hughes on Flickr
newcastleplaques on Flickr
Nick Harrison on Flickr
Elliott Brown on Flickr
Stephen McKay on Wikimedia Commons