The Forth Rail Bridge over to The Kingdom

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The 2.5 km. (1.5 mile) Forth Railway Bridge, the world’s first major steel bridge, with its gigantic girder spans of 521 m. (1710 ft.) ranks as one of the great feats of civilization. It was begun in 1883 and formally completed on 4 March 1890 at a cost of £3,200,000 (£235,000,000 today).

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Comments (84)

Fernando Góes on April 9, 2012


cbaisan on April 29, 2012

Nicely framed - quite a monument!

Marilyn Whiteley on May 25, 2012

Great point of view, Amelia, from which to make a really impressive photo!

Cheers, Marilyn

G. Romanini on July 14, 2012

Stunning bridge LIKE 40 Gretings Gilvan

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 29, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Amelia Royan
    • Camera: Canon EOS 30D
    • Taken on 2011/09/25 12:04:39
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 25.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/16.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash