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Albert Bridge - opened Albert Bridge

Credit for this entry to:
Alan Patient of

Plaque: Albert Bridge - opened


Albert Bridge opened 1874

The rope-framed roundel at the top carries the crest for the RBofK&C, and looks new compared with the rest of the plaque. We're guessing that the current roundel replaced one naming the organisation that built the bridge, the Albert Bridge Company.

Site: Albert Bridge (2 memorials)

SW11, Albert Bridge

Copies of the 'opening' plaque are attached at knee height close to the tollbooths at the NE and SW ends of the bridge. The 4 troops plaques are attached to the tollbooths.

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This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Albert Bridge - opened

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Albert Bridge

Designed and built by Rowland Mason Ordish, as an Ordish-Lefeuvre system modi...

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Albert Bridge - opened

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Albert Bridge - troops

In 1831 the Broughton Suspension Bridge collapsed as a troop of 74 men marche...

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