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Stunning location with beautiful river views.

Stunning Location and the views you get of the river and surrounding countryside from this old... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
DaveandShaz
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Interesting relic of the early railway

We parked in Wylam and walked to Prudhoe along the line of the old railway, crossing Hagg Bank... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
john e
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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15 Apr 2018
“Stunning location with beautiful river views.”
20 Feb 2018
“Interesting relic of the early railway”
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The bridge was built to carry a railway track. Engineered by W G Laws , W E Jackson & Co. of Newcastle upon Tyne built the bridge's foundations and masonry, and Hawks, Crawshay and Sons of Gateshead manufactured the ironwork. The bridge was opened...more
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Reviewed 4 December 2018

I fell in love with this bridge when I first walked across it and I love it so much that I want my ashes scattered from it (many years in the future,I trust!). If you can get parked at Hagg Bank the Bridge is the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This is a footbridge that was once a railway bridge over the River Tyne. It has spectacular views and makes for an interesting walk if you are near to the village of Wylam.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Stunning Location and the views you get of the river and surrounding countryside from this old railway bridge are beautiful. It is so easy to stand on the bridge and loose yourself in your thoughts as you gaze into the river Tyne below. On a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DaveandShaz
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We parked in Wylam and walked to Prudhoe along the line of the old railway, crossing Hagg Bank Bridge. The view of the bridge as we approached was dramatic, and the little village of Hagg Bank added interest to our walk.

Date of experience: February 2018
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