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The Victoria Bridge, Aberdeen Picture

victoria bridge aberdeen torry picture photograph

This is a picture of the Victoria Bridge which spans the River Dee at Torry.

Victoria Bridge was completed in 1881 after an accident in 1876. The necessity of building a new bridge downstream of the Wellington Suspension Bridge was precipitated during the April Holiday of 1876, when 32 people returning from a day trip to the beach at the Bay of Nigg were drowned on the overcrowded ferryboat at the Craiglug crossing. The new bridge was designed by Edward Blyth.
For more information on Torry and the surrounding area see the This is North Scotland Site

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