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The Tyne Bridge

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Address: Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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Iconic landmark

Couldn't visit Newcastle without walking over the bridge. a testament to the city itself and all those workers who toiled to build this iconic feature. Still has some of the... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Couldn't visit Newcastle without walking over the bridge. a testament to the city itself and all those workers who toiled to build this iconic feature. Still has some of the victorian gas lamps and also has a section for the obligatory leaving of padlocks, should you choose to do so

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This bridge in my opinion means a lot to myself, i was born in the north east of England and being in the building industry myself i can appreciate what the men involved in the construction of this bridge had to overcome.The bridge which is a through arch bridge design and what I've seen on old films was a fantastic... More 

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Thank terence h
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove across the bridge, may be thats why it just seemed like an average bridge- may be if walked across the bridge we would have noticed the difference! next we visit will try walking along it.

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Thank Landmark120
North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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366 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 477 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an icon and has to be seen, admired, enjoyed for its architectural beauty and crossed. And the kittywakes have enjoyed making it home too.

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Thank Kirkcaldylad
Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are bridges and there are synonymous bridges. The Tyne Bridge is unmistakeably, Newcastle. What a pleasure to see and walk along an engineering marvel that's not just a bridge but world-wide recognised icon.

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Thank Dillan1965
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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158 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bridge will take you from Gateshead to Newcastle and back again. It is quite attractive to look at if you like engineering and that sort of thing

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Sale, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love crossing this bridge, I like to walk under it, I like to see it and I like to photograph what I can only describe as Newcastle's most iconic symbol.

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Thank Redandy60
Perth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are blessed to have so many lovely bridges in our country, and so many really old ones, It is a marvellous piece of engineering standing proudly over the Tyne, have now crossed it and stood under it in awe. I have to admit that I was over the Sydney Harbour Bridge before I was over the Tyne. Another must... More 

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Thank cOOk-192014
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is unlikely you miss this iconic bridge. Whether you travel on the train or on your own car, you will most probably see it anyway. I walked over the bridge several times and I really like the Victorian lights.

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Thank VahidRUK
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a nice place to visit when in Newcastle, the bridge is centrally located and a landmark that you absolutely have to visit. also, some nice restaurants in the area.

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