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The Clifton Suspension Bridge, spanning the picturesque Avon Gorge, is the symbol of the city of Bristol. For almost years this Grade I listed structure has attracted visitors from all over the world. The bridge joins Bristol and North Somerset and is owned and operated by Clifton Suspension Bridge Trust. Isambard Kingdom Brunel FRS (/ ˈ ɪ z ə m b ɑːr d b r uː ˈ n ɛ l /; 9 April – 15 September ) was a British civil engineer who is considered "one of the most ingenious and prolific figures in engineering history", "one of the 19th-century engineering giants", and "one of the greatest figures of the Industrial Revolution, [who] changed the face of the English landscape with his Children: Isambard Brunel Junior, Henry Marc Brunel, . Dec 08, · The bridge’s wrought iron chains are those of the Hungerford chain suspension bridge that was demolished in 7) The Clifton Suspension Bridge is a Grade I-listed building. 8) It was estimated that up to , people packed the city streets to watch a procession marking the opening of the bridge in The History Of Clifton Suspension Bridge [G W Barnes And Thomas Stevens] on rolf-luettecke.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. There are few more notable examples of engineering than the famous Clifton Suspension Bridge, which virtually owes its existence tot he indomitable spirit which characterized Isambard Kingdom BrunelPrice: $
May 17, · It's one of the world's greatest bridges and took 33 years to build. John Maguire looks at the history of Clifton Suspension Bridge. Clifton Suspension Bridge: An illustrated history Hardcover – by Geoffrey Body (Author) › Visit Amazon's Geoffrey Body Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Author: Geoffrey Body. Clifton is served by Clifton Down railway station on the local Severn Beach railway line, and by frequent bus services from central Bristol. It has road links to the city centre and outer western suburbs, and across the Clifton Suspension Bridge to Leigh Woods in North rolf-luettecke.comy: England. Clifton Suspension Bridge. Attraction. Attraction. Attraction. The Vault tours sell out during the summer so click on Book Now to book in advance. They happily cater to large groups, ready to share amazing information about the history of the bridge.
About Clifton Village. Clifton is a beautiful suburb of Bristol, located just a five minute drive away from the city centre. It is renowned for having some of the most iconic spots in Bristol, including Brunel’s famous Clifton Suspension Bridge, Bristol Zoo and Clifton Downs. Feb 09, · We recommend booking Clifton Suspension Bridge tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 6 Clifton Suspension Bridge tours on Tripadvisor/5(K). Aug 05, · Clifton Suspension Bridge: Iconic landmark - See 7, traveler reviews, 2, candid photos, and great deals for Bristol, UK, at TripAdvisor. A trip to the visitors centre is a must if you want to find out more about the bridge’s history. Date of experience: August Ask JSebTB about Clifton Suspension Bridge know better book 5/5. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.