Tyne and Wear HER(9776): Queen Elizabeth II Metro Bridge - Details
Queen Elizabeth II Metro Bridge
Railway Transport Site
1976-80 by W.A. Fairhurst & Partners with Cementation Construction Ltd and Cleveland Bridge and Engineering Co. as contractors. Through-steel-truss construction with fabricated box chords. Three unequal spans with a total length of 360 metres.
N. Pevsner and I. Richmond (second edition revised by J. Grundy, G. McCombie, P. Ryder, H. Welfare), 1992, The Buildings of England - Northumberland, page 454; Grace McCombie, 2009, Newcastle and Gateshead, p 101