Constructing the Byker Viaduct

A short film from the North East Film Archive, showing the principles and designs behind the Byker viaduct which crosses the Ouseburn Valley, as well as the process of construction. The viaduct carries the metro line, which links Byker to the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne. The viaduct won the Concrete Society Award for Civil Engineering in 1980.

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