Pyrmont Bridge 1857

Wooden pile bridge with an iron centre swing span which crossed Cockle Bay. It was demolished for the new bridge in 1899.

Milestone
Constructed
1855 - 1857
Position
Type

Pyrmont bridge

CC BY-SA 2.0
,
2010

The Pyrmont bridge was one of the most technologically advanced swing bridges in the world when it opened in 1902.