Dee Viaduct Open Day 1988.
Were you amongst the many thousands who attended the open day?
Built by Edmund Nuttall Ltd, construction started in 1987 and was completed in 1990, it opened for first use on 8th June 1990. It spans the valley at 60m high and a total length of 350m. 30,000 square metres of concrete were used in it’s construction. Located at Newbridge, it carries the A483 over the River Dee.
Source: Strucurae. Images: Cyril Lloyd.