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The Tyne Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne
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Officially opened in 1928, The Tyne Bridge is the most celebrated of the seven bridges that link Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead across the River Tyne. The bridge has become such an icon of Newcastle that it's displayed on the logo of the popular Newcastle Brown Ale. Be sure to bring your camera along, as the bridge makes an ideal photo opportunity. A keen eye might spot some similarities between the Tyne Bridge and the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia, as they were designed by the same engineering firm, with Sydney Harbour Bridge built just three years later. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to The Tyne Bridge by using our Newcastle upon Tyne trip generator.
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  • Lovely views, its a shame that the cars are so close to the path though, it would be better if there were more bollards to separate road and path for a bit more protection. The speed of the cars is sc...  more »
  • This is iconic and worth seeing. Great photos at duska nd during the day. Plenty places to eat and drink nearby. 
  • Drive over this everyday, must say it's starting to look a little tired again, paint non existent in some areas. Not a good impression for those visiting newcastle