This Iron Bridge is a major landmark on the northern england landscape, and is recognised across the world. Unfortunately for locals, the bridge tends to signify traffic congestion!!
Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Sep 17, 2007 by True Yorkie
A167 southbound, just before the road becomes the A167(M)Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jun 05, 2006 by Mark Hewitt
A167 Gateshead Highway.Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Apr 23, 2005 by Bryn666
Buildings under the Tyne Bridge - part of the terrace was removed to make way for the bridge piers, the rest just lost their roofs!
The iconic Tyne Bridge connecting Newcastle to Gateshead, with the Tyne Swing Bridge in front.
Newcastle pier of the Tyne Bridge, showing the pins at the base of the arch, and the guano.
Tyne Bridge, Swing Bridge and High Level Bridge all carry roads across the Tyne in very different ways!
Central Newcastle when the A1 went via the Tyne TunnelThis page includes a scan of a non-free copyrighted map, and the copyright for it is most likely held by the company or person that produced the map. It is believed that the use of a limited number of web-resolution scans qualifies as fair use under United Kingdom copyright law, where this web page is hosted, as such display does not significantly impede the right of the copyright holder to sell the copyrighted material, is not being used to generate profit in this context, and presents information that cannot be exhibited otherwise. If the copyright holder considers this is an infringement of their rights, please contact the Site Management Team to discuss further steps
North West Radial (C) Peter McDermott The A167 North West Radial in Newcastle.
Durham Road heading into Gateshead town... (C) Trevor Littlewood This road was once designated as the A1, the main road connecting London to Edinburgh; it passed through Gateshead town centre, crossed The Tyne Bridge and on through Newcastle city centre. The A1 on Tyneside has been re-routed around the western side of both Newcastle and Gateshead and this road is now designated as the A167.
Gateshead's war memorial is seen at the left side of the image.