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What really caused the Tay Bridge disaster?

November 29 2016

As the 137th anniversary of the Tay Bridge disaster approaches, and ahead of a talk in Dundee, local expert  Professor David Swinfen tells Michael Alexander why new light is being shed on the cause of the disaster.


Tay Bridge Disaster talk in Dundee

July 21 2017

When the Tay Bridge was completed in 1878 after taking six years to build, it was one of the longest bridges in the world and a marvel of Victorian engineering.