Newhaven SwingBridge
Newhaven SwingBridge

The original swingbridge which will bring back memories to those who remember it, Eric was the main man who was joined by a gang of men who each took an arm of a central capstan and pushed like crazy to get the bridge open. 1974 saw the introduction of an electric automated system which still operates today.

Location: Newhaven, East Sussex

Photographer: RJW

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Newhaven SwingBridge

The original swingbridge which will bring back memories to those who remember it, Eric was the main man who was joined by a gang of men who each took an arm of a central capstan and pushed like crazy to get the bridge open. 1974 saw the introduction of an electric automated system which still operates today.

Location: Newhaven, East Sussex

Photographer: RJW

Buy this print online:

 
Item added to cart