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Brunel's Swivel Bridge

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Swivel or swing?

Somehow swivel seems too small a scale for this magnificent SWING bridge. Its most enduring habit... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
RobininBRISTOL
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Interesting Rusting Brunel Bridge - Largely Forgotten

After researching Bristol and Brunel's engineering works came across this largely forgotten work by... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
923Dan
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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12 Jun 2018
“Swivel or swing?”
7 Jun 2018
“Interesting Rusting Brunel Bridge - Largely Forgotten”
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Somehow swivel seems too small a scale for this magnificent SWING bridge. Its most enduring habit is the signs to warn you the bridge has swung which seem to light completely at random. Walk beneath it as see BOB - the name given for Brunels...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

After researching Bristol and Brunel's engineering works came across this largely forgotten work by Brunel's his Swivel Bridge, over the entrance locks (North Side) to the Bristol Harbour - now abandoned on the Quay side. Interesting information board, though to be honest not much to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Brunel's swivel bridge is a tucked away little gem that I don't think a lot of bristolians even know about, I only found this out because I was in the RNR and we would regularly pass by on our way out to sea, its under...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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