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Humber Bridge

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Humber Bridge
Location Map ( geo)
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From:  Barton-Upon-Humber, Lincolnshire
To:  Hessle, near Hull, Yorkshire
Lincolnshire • Yorkshire
Highway Authority
North Lincolnshire • East Riding of Yorkshire
Opening Date
£2.50 (Cars)
Additional Information
List No:  1447321  (Grade I)
Bridge Type:  Suspension Bridge
Engineer:  Cleveland Bridge Company
On road(s)
Crossings related to the A15

The Humber Bridge is a single span suspension bridge crossing the River Humber at Kingston-Upon Hull. It was built between 1973 and 1981 and was granted grade I listed status in 2017.

Construction of the bridge.


Route To Notes


Lincoln, Grimsby(M180), Immingham(M180)(A160)


Hull (A63), Selby(A63)


Beverley, Bridlington




Barton upon Humber




Humber Bridge

BBC News


Tom Scott - How to Stop a Colossal Bridge Corroding

A decade ago, engineers found the Humber Bridge had the same problem as many of the world's suspension bridges: unexpectedly fast corrosion. Here's how they fixed it, and how they're checking that it's staying fixed.

Watch video > >

Humber Bridge
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River HullBethells Bridge • Hull Bridge • Weel Bridge • Ennerdale Bridge • Sutton Road Bridge • Stoneferry Bridge • Sculcoates Bridge • Scott Street Bridge • North Bridge • Drypool Bridge • Myton Bridge • South Bridge
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