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Construction Workers On The Forth Road Bridge c.1962

Construction Workers On The Forth Road Bridge c.1962

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The Forth Road Bridge – Eddy Meyer and the men who helped in its construction, 1960-64.

Eddy Meyer (standing left). Jock McQueen (sitting centre).

The bridge was constructed by a consortium of three engineering firms – Sir William Arrol & Co, the Cleveland Bridge & Engineering Co, and Dorman Long Ltd – taking the name, the ACD Bridge Company.

Donor number: 0352-024

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