South Queensferry in Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
The Forth Rail Bridge
Civil Engineering Landmark
THE FORTH BRIDGE
Opened 4 March 1890
Engineers, Sir John Fowler & Sir Benjamin Baner
Main Contractor Tancred Arrol
Presented 27 August 1985 by
Institution of Civil Engineers
Erected 1985 by Institute of Civil Engineers, American Society of Civil Engineers.
Location. 56° 0.058′ N, 3° 23.331′ W. Marker is in South Queensferry, Scotland, in Lothian. Marker is on B924. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: South Queensferry, Scotland KY11 1JZ, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 603 (City of Edinburgh) Squadron (approx. 6.4 kilometers away); Blackness Castle (approx. 8 kilometers away); Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum (approx. 8.7 kilometers away); Grave of the Mother of Sir William Wallace (approx. 9 kilometers away); Scottish-American War Memorial (approx. 13 kilometers away); Memorial to Wallace (approx. 13.2 kilometers away); Memorial to Robert the Bruce (approx. 13.2 kilometers away); John Knox (approx. 13.4 kilometers away).
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts •
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