Gateshead Millennium Bridge, Newcastle

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Millennium Bridge Newcastle : Gateshead Structure

‘Winking Bridge’, Gateshead, Tyneside, North East England, UK – design by Wilkinson Eyre Architects

15 Jul 2004

Gateshead Millennium Bridge

‘Winking Bridge’, Gateshead
Date built: 2004
Design: Wilkinson Eyre Architects

Gateshead Millennium Bridge structure

This river crossing is a pedestrian and cyclist tilt bridge spanning the River Tyne in England between Gateshead’s Quays arts quarter on the south bank, and the Quayside of Newcastle upon Tyne on the north bank.

Gateshead Millennium Bridge River Tyne Crossing Newcastle Millennium Bridge Gateshead

Address: Baltic Square, S Shore Rd, Gateshead NE8 3AE

Height: 50 m

Construction started: 1998

Opened: September 17, 2001

Architecture Practice: Wilkinson Eyre Architects

Project Architect: Keith Brownlie

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bridge images © adrian welch

Millennium Bridge Gateshead : Winner of the Stirling Prize

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Newcastle bridge photos © adrian welch

Gateshead Bridge images available: photos 1280×1024 pixels, 72dpi

Detail of this River Tyne crossing:
Millennium Bridge Newcastle
bridge image © adrian welch

Millennium bridge with Malmaison Hotel beyond:
Millennium Bridge
Gateshead bridge photo © adrian welch

Gateshead Millennium Bridge architects – Wilkinson Eyre

Newcastle bridge
building image from the architects via RIAS

Location: Gateshead Bridge, Tyne & Wear, North East England, UK




New Architecture in Newcastle

Contemporary Tyneside Architecture

Newcastle Architecture Designs – chronological list

Buildings / projects close to this River Tyne crossing include:

Sage Gateshead
Design: Foster + Partners
Newcastle Concert Hall

Baltic Flour Mill

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Dance City
Design: Malcolm Fraser Architects
Newcastle Dance City

Newcastle College

Gateshead Buildings

Gateshead Hotel

Website: Visit Newcastle

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Website: Newcastle Gateshead