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Category:Queen Elizabeth II Metro Bridge

English: The Queen Elizabeth II Metro Bridge is a steel through-truss bridge that carries the Tyne and Wear Metro over the River Tyne between Newcastle Central station and Gateshead.
Queen Elizabeth II Metro Bridge 
QEII Metro Bridge from Forth Banks 1.jpg
railway bridge in Newcastle, England
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Instance of truss bridge,
railway bridge
Named after
Material used
Location Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Main building contractor
  • Cleveland Bridge & Engineering Company
Maintained by
Inception 1981
Date of official opening 6 November 1981
Significant event
Width
  • 10.31 metre
Length
  • 352.7 metre
Height
  • 45 metre
Cost
  • 4,900,000 pound sterling
  • 6,000,000 pound sterling (2 October 17)
Authority control
Wikidata

54° 57′ 54″ N, 1° 36′ 50.4″ W

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