Tees Transporter Bridge, Middlesbrough

thing and transporter bridge

Aged unknown

Commemorated on 1 plaque

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Tees Transporter Bridge This is the world's longest operational transporter bridge. Since its opening in 1911 it has provided a reliable crossing of the Tees, without the need for approach embankments, allowing freedom of passage to ocean-going vessels. Designed by Mr GC Imbault of Cleveland Bridge and Engineering Co Ltd and built by Sir William Arrol and Co Ltd.

Ferry Road, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom where it sited