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Second Severn Crossing
 
 
M4 Severn Bridge 01.jpg
M4 Severn Bridge, from the westbound carriageway
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M4, Second Severn crossing tollbooths
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The M4, looking west, near Rogier
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M4 toll gates
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Second Severn Crossing

Viewed from the shore at Sudbrook.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Apr 03, 2008 by TS
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Severn Bridge

Another one, this time of th bridge on M4.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jul 20, 2005 by MotorwayGuy
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M4 Welcome to England

Welcome to england on the M4. I like this, so I will drop it in.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jul 20, 2005 by MotorwayGuy
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Entering Wales at night

Heading west on the M4, Second Severn Crossing.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Apr 03, 2008 by TS
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Underneath the M4

On the English shore under the Second Severn Crossing.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Apr 02, 2008 by TS
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Second Severn Crossing Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Feb 12, 2008 by Branston
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Toll sign

In both English and Welsh. Unique to the Severn Crossings, other tolls use the more standardised toll charge signs.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Dec 08, 2007 by Bryn666
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M4 Second Severn Crossing

As viewed from Severn Beach.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Aug 24, 2008 by DavidBrown
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M4 SSC (from M48) 1

The M4 Second Severn Crossing, taken from Severn View Services on the M48.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Feb 21, 2007 by Gareth Thomas
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M4 SSC (from M48) 2

The M4 Second Severn Crossing, taken from Severn View Services on the M48.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Feb 21, 2007 by Gareth Thomas
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M4

Hours before it takes over, that night.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jan 16, 2007 by SteveA30
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M4 Severn View

The former Aust Services basks in the sunshine, as the reason for its later demise lurks in the distance. By the time the sun rose again, the M4 had transferred to the new bridge. Opened in September 1966, along with the first bridge, it closed circa 1999, after Pavilion finally admitted defeat.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jan 16, 2007 by SteveA30
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New M4. June 5 1996

Locals are interviewed, while waiting for the official opening.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jan 16, 2007 by SteveA30
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The central cable-stayed portion of the second Severn Crossing
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2nd Seven bridge

going over the new seven bridge coming back into England, photo was abit wonky

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jul 22, 2006 by andy31m
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M4

New Severn Bridge, or crossing as the HA call it. 3/96.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jan 07, 2007 by SteveA30
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M4 Tolls for second Severn crossing
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M4 J21

Shows what appears to be a rotating sign used when the Second Severn Crossing is closed

OP David--B on 7/20/2004

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Apr 22, 2005 by M4Simon
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M4 Second Severn Crossing

North of the crossing, looking westbound towards Wales one summer evening. The ganties on the eastbound carriageway are for Junction 22 (M49).

OP Alex_A406

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Apr 20, 2005 by M4Simon
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The alternative message on some of the rotating prism signs around the Second Severn Crossing during a closure in 2006
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The alternative message on some of the rotating prism signs around the Second Severn Crossing during a closure in 2006
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The alternative message on some of the rotating prism signs around the Second Severn Crossing during a closure in 2006
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The M4 Second Severn Crossing
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Second Severn Crossing.
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M4 May 1977

Only 11 years after the Severn Bridge opened and, plans are announced for a second bridge. The timescale was actually accurate, the 2nd bridge opening in 1996.

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Sep 08, 2008 by SteveA30
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M4

New Severn Bridge. 3/96

Originally uploaded to Coppermine on Jan 07, 2007 by SteveA30
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The Second Severn Crossing way in the distance. Photographed from the train on a very misty day.
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Last night of the Bridge tolls.

 

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