The Forth Bridges

 

Photographs

1990s onwards

 The Forth Bridges  1  -  Sunset with Train

The Forth Bridges - 1

 The Forth Bridges  -  Figures on the Shore

The Forth Bridges - 2

 The Forth Bridges  -  Rail Bridge floodlit

The Forth Bridges - 3

 The Forth Rail Bridge  -  1

Forth Rail Bridge - 1

Looking down on the Forth Rail Bridge

Forth Rail Bridge - 2

 The Forth Rail Bridge, floodlit with fireworks  for the Centenary Celebrations in 1990

Forth Rail Bridge - 3

The Forth Rail Bridge  -  Sunrise 1

Forth Rail Bridge
Sunrise 1

The Forth Rail Bridge  -  Sunrise 2

Forth Rail Bridge
Sunrise 2

The Forth Rail Bridge  -  Sunrise 3

Forth Rail Bridge
Sunrise 3

The Forth Rail Bridge  -  Sunrise 4

 Forth Rail Bridge
Sunrise 4

The Forth Rail Bridge  -  Sunrise 5

Forth Rail Bridge
Sunrise 5

The Forth Rail Bridge  -  Sunrise 6

Forth Rail Bridge
Sunrise 6

   The Forth Rail Bridge  -  Soon after sunrise

Forth Rail Bridge
Soon after sunrise

Cloud over the Forth Rail Bridge  -  23 September 2005

Clouds over the
Forth Rail Bridge

View of The Forth Bridge from the Dalmeny Estate  -  November 2005

Forth Rail Bridge
from Dalmeny

 

Photographs

Views from Port Edgar
and from the Firth of Forth

2010

Port Edgar Marina  -  August 2010

step back

Dredger 'Thumper'

Port Edgar Marina  -  August 2010

step forward

Dredger 'Thumper'

Port Edgar Marina  -  August 2010

Entrance to
Port Edgar Marina

Looking up at the Forth Road Bridge from the Firth of Forth 

Forth Road Bridge

Looking to the SW towards the Forth Bridges from the Firth of Forth

Forth Bridges

A Tanker heading out to Sea passes under the Forth Bridges

Forth Bridges + Tanker

A Tanker heading out to Sea passes under the Forth Bridges as a train heading for Edinburgh crosses the Forth Rail Bridge

Forth Bridges + Tanker + Train

Lamp Post and Forth Bridge, from High Street, Queensferry

Forth Bridge from High Street
Zoom-in

Lamp Post and Forth Bridge, from High Street, Queensferry

Forth Road Bridge
from High Street

 

Photographs

May 2013

and

Old Postcard

1905

Valentine Postcard, featuring a photo of the Hawes Inn, Queeensferry  -  photo  taken in 1905

Valentine Postcard, 1905 (b+w)

Hawes Inn

    The Hawes Inn, Queensferry  -  May 2013

Photo, 2013 (b+w)

Hawes Inn

    Valentine Postcard, featuring a photo of the Hawes Inn, Queeensferry  -  photo  taken in 1905 

Valentine Postcard, 1905

Hawes Inn

The Hawes Inn, Queensferry  -  May 2013

Photo, 2013

Hawes Inn

    The Hawes Inn, Queensferry  -  May 2013

Hawes Inn:  zoom-out

The New Lifeboat Station, Hawes Pier  -   May 2013

New Lifeboat Station

    The New Lifeboat Station, Hawes Pier  -   May 2013

New Lifeboat Station:  zoom-out

Queeensferry  -  The Forth Bridge with railings, lamp posts and benches

Forth Bridge and Lamp Post

    Queeensferry  -  The Forth Bridge with railings, lamp posts and benches

Forth Bridge and Lamp Post  (sepia)

 

Photographs

October 2013

Forth Bridge and Reflections

The Forth Bridge and 'Forth Belle' on a cruise in the Firth of Forth from Queensferry  -  October 29, 2013

Forth Bridge + Forth Belle

The Forth Bridge and 'Forth Belle' and the new Lifeboat Station at Hawes Pier, Queensferry  -  October 29, 2013

Forth Bridge + Forth Belle + Lifeboat Station

Reflections of the Forth Bridge (in a car parked at Queensferry) -  October 29, 2013

Reflections of Forth Bridge

Reflections of the Forth Bridge (in a car parked at Queensferry) -  October 29, 2013

Reflections of Forth Bridge

Reflections of the Forth Bridge (in a car parked at Queensferry) -  October 29, 2013

Reflections of Forth Bridge

 

Photographs

February 2014

The Forth Bridge - Floodlit

   The Forth Bridge, floodlit - February 2014

Forth Road Bridge and Forth Bridge

   The Forth Bridge, floodlit - February 2014

Forth Road Bridge and Forth Bridge

   The Forth Bridge, floodlit - February 2014

Forth Road Bridge and Forth Bridge

   The Forth Bridge, floodlit - February 2014

Forth Road Bridge and Forth Bridge

   The Forth Bridge, floodlit - February 2014

Forth Road Bridge and Forth Bridge

 

   The Railbridge Bistro, 4 Newhalls Road, South Queensferry - with a view out to the floodlit Forth Bridge

The Railbridge Bistro

Looking out to the Firth of Forth
and the floodlit Forth Bridge

 

Photographs

The Forth Bridge

and views from the bridge

A  B  C  D

June 2014

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A.

The Forth Bridge

South End of the Bridge

1.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Base of South Cantilever

2.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Approach to the Bridge
from Dalmeny Station

3.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Looking down on Hawes Inn
South Queensferry

 

B.

The Forth Bridge

North End of the Bridge

4.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Lift at top of North Cantilever

  5.

     The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

View from the lift, above track level

6.

       The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

View from the lift, approaching the top

7.

     The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Floodlighting

8.

     The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Accommodation
Cooking and Toilets

9.

     The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Accommodation
 Cooking  (zoom-in)

10.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Looking down on the Harbour
North Queensferry

11.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Looking down on the Cruise Ship
'RUBY PRINCESS' (Hamilton)

 

C.

The Forth Bridge

Views from Top of North Cantilever  -  Looking North

12.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

View to the Fife Coast
 8 mm fisheye lens

13.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

View to the Fife Coast
 15 mm fisheye lens

14.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014 

View to the Fife Coast
   24 mm lens

 

D.

The Forth Bridge

Views from Top of North Cantilever  -  Looking South

15.

The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Train Approaching

16.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Cantilevers + Inchgarvie + Dalmeny shore

17.

    The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Cantilevers + South Queensferry, Hawes Pier

18.

 The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Cantilevers + Inchgarvie + Lighthouse

 

Photographs

Infra Red

A  B  C

June 2014

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Infra-Red

A.

Dalmeny Station

At the South end of the Forth Bridge

1.

Infra-red Photo  -  Dalmeny Station  -  June 2014

Station Sign + Trees

2.

    Infra-red Photo  -  Dalmeny Station  -  June 2014

Station Sign + Trees

3.

    Infra-red Photo  -  Dalmeny Station  -  June 2014

Station Sign + Trees

 

Infra-Red

B.

The Forth Bridge

4.

    Infra-red Photo  -  The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Forth Bridge near Dalmeny Station
passes through the Trees

5.

Infra-red Photo  -  The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Forth Bridge near Dalmeny Station
passes through the Trees

6.

Infra-red Photo  -  The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

View of the Forth bridge through the trees
from the high ground above South Queensferry

7

Infra-red Photo  -  The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Forth Bridge, almost hidden by trees, from high ground above South Queensferry

8.

    Infra-red Photo  -  The Forth Bridge  -  June 2014

Forth Bridge seen through trees from high
ground above South Queensferry

 

Infra-Red

C.

South Queensferry

including views from the Forth Bridge

9.

    Infra-red Photo  -  South Queensferry  -  June 2014

High Street, South Queensferry
View from the Forth Bridge

10.

    Infra-red Photo  -  South Queensferry  -  June 2014

Travellers returning from Edinburgh
to their Cruise Liner
View from the Forth Bridge

11

    Infra-red Photo  -  South Queensferry  -  June 2014

High Street, South Queensferry
View from the High Street

 

Queensferry Crossing

The new bridge beside the Forth Road Bridge

Under construction.  Due to Open 2016

Photos
July + September
2014

1.

Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

2.

    Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

3.

Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing from Port Edgar

4.

Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

5.

Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

6.

 Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

7.

Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

8.

Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

9.

Queensferry Crossing under construction - View of southern end of crossing

10.

Queensferry Crossing under construction  -  Tower in the centre of the Firth of Forth, seen from a coach crossing the Forth Road Bridge  -  September 2014.

The Forth Bridge

Views from North Queensferry

Photos
July
2014

1.

    The Forth Bridge towering above the Houses  -  North Queensferry

Forth Bridge towering above the houses in North Queensferry

2.

     Boat, Lighthouse and Forth Bridge - North Queensferry

Boat, Light House and Forth Bridge

3.

    The Forth Bridge and Albert Hotel  -  North Queensferry

Forth Bridge and Albert Hotel

4.

    The Forth Bridge and Floodlightsl  -  North Queensferry

Bridge, Floodlights and Rocks

5.

    Road to the Forth Bridge -  North Queensferry

Road to the Forth Bridge

6.

The Forth Bridge and Flag  -  North Queensferry

Forth Bridge + Flag

7.

The Forth Bridge and Flag  -  North Queensferry

Forth Bridge + Flag (again)

8.

    The Forth Bridge and Lift to the top of the North Cantilever  -  North Queensferry

Lift to the top of the South Cantilever

9.

    The Forth Bridge and Memorial to those who died building the bridge  -  North Queensferry

Forth Bridge  + Memorial

10.

     Front of the Memorial to those who died building the bridge  -  North Queensferry

Front of the Forth Bridge Memorial

11.

    Back of the Memorial to those who died building the bridge  -  North Queensferry

Back of the Forth Bridge Memorial

12.

    Tour Bus and Forth Bridge  -  North Queensferry

Tour Bus and Forth Bridge

13.

    Tour Bus, Forth Bridge and Forth Road Bridge -  North Queensferry

Tour Bus, Forth Bridge and Forth Road Bridge

14..

    Cruise Liner 'Ruby Princess' moored near the Forth Bridge  -  North QUeensferry

Ruby Princess and North Berwick Law

15.

Cruise Liner 'Ruby Princess' moored near the Forth Bridge  -  North QUeensferry

Ruby Princess and Tenders

16.

    Crruise Liner, 'Black Watch' passes under the Forth Bridge on her way to dock at Rosyth

Black Watch passes under the Forth Bridge

17.

    Zoom in on a photo of Crruise Liner, 'Black Watch' passing under the Forth Bridge on her way to dock at Rosyth

Black Watch passes under the Forth Bridge (zoom-in)

18.

    The tug, 'Strathdon' passes under the Forth Bridge, heading upstream, whilst the container ship 'Charon J' passes under the bridge in the opposite direction en route from Grangemouth to Rotterdam

Tug 'Strathdon' and container ship 'Charon J' pass under the Forth Bridge

 

 

 

 

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