Edinburgh Sights

Forth Rail Bridge

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  • South Queensferry
  • Bridge/Tunnel

Published 10/27/2015

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The Forth Rail Bridge was opened in 1890 and at the time hailed as the eighth wonder of the world, at 2,765 yards long; on a hot summer's day it expands by about another yard. Its neighbor is the 1,993-yard-long Forth Road Bridge, in operation since 1964.

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Edinburgh Rd., South Queensferry, Edinburgh, EH30 9TA, Scotland

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Published 10/27/2015


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