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Transporter Bridge Links

Newport City Council's information on the Bridge and Operating Times

Visitor Centre (including opening times)

Newport Transporter Bridge - An Historical Perspective (A detailed history of the Bridge with an emphasis on its engineering by Barry Mawson and Bob Lark)

Newport City Council Tourism

Map showing the location of the Transporter Bridge

Zoom in for a closer look and click on Aerial to see an aerial photograph. Note that the parts of the A4042 and A455 shown on this map are now the A48 and the B4237 has been rerouted away from the Transporter Bridge

Bird's eye view from Microsoft Virtual Earth

Gathering the Jewels Pictures and documents about the construction of the Bridge

BBC South East Wales site on the Bridge

Panoramic View from the BBC

Download Transporter Bridge wallpaper for PC or Mac

Paul Phillips' Website about the Newport Transporter Bridge

Jim Calvert's page on the Bridge

International Database and Gallery of Structures

German Transporter Bridges

YouTube Video showing the Bridge in operation

Another Youtube video

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Search for articles in the South Wales Argus mentioning rhe Bridge


Newport Links

Newport City Council

Paul Flynn MP (FONTB Vice-President)

Newport Civic Society

Newpart (Newport Arts Group)

Newport Past

Caerleon Tourism Forum

Len Jones' Lliswerry Website

BBC Wales Newport site

The Newport Ship

Risca Indusrial History Museum

Friends of Tredegar House

Gwent County History Association

Charities we have worked with

Anthony Nolan Trust

St David's Foundation Hospice Care

Just One Child

Organisations we belong to

BAFM (British Association of Friends of Museums

ngb2b (South Wales Chamber of Commerce)

AIA (Association for Industrial Archeology)

Industrial Heritage







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