Bridges On The Wear


A new crossing in Durham City it carries pedestrians and cyclists. Originally named the Millennium Bridge it was renamed the Penny Ferry Bridge after public consultation, the name deriving from a ferry which once existed nearby.

It is at the north end of Durham.

 Penny Ferry Bridge Facts

Constructed - 2002
Type - suspension, cable stayed, steel.
Position - Durham, County Durham.
Grid Ref: NZ 273 428

 Penny Ferry Bridge

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