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Rochester Bridge

A2 High Street, Rochester, England
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Lovely bridge with great views

There is a lot of history and some great engineering too. The trust that maintains the bridge... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Clive B
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Dartford, United Kingdom
Impressive

An impressive cast iron bridge spanning the Medway. Whilst there are more than one bridge in this... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
PHE22
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London, United Kingdom
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A2 High Street, Rochester, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a lot of history and some great engineering too. The trust that maintains the bridge ensure that everything is kept in harmony with the aesthetics of the bridge, despite updating its working elements, like adding LED lights. You can cross by rail, car,...More

Thank Clive B
Reviewed 2 November 2017

An impressive cast iron bridge spanning the Medway. Whilst there are more than one bridge in this location it is the early 1900's cast iron one that stands out. Brilliant bit of engineering.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 8 October 2017

LOOKING BOTH DOWN AND UP-RIVER there is plenty of activity on the Medway, always an important river, serving London. Good views of the attractive riverside gardens, too - and of course, Rochester Castle. The road to Upnor Castle and other attractions.

1  Thank Graham U
Reviewed 3 October 2017

An impressive monument to 19th century construction a bridge that has replaced previous crossings over the millennium and now continues to service A2 traffic to and from the Capital be it business or leisure and then onto the coastal towns. Although for a faster service...More

Thank KenWilson1940
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Worth visiting for some great views of the River Medway and Rochester Castle/Cathedral. A bridge was originally built nearby soon after the Roman Conquest in 43 AD. The Rochester Bridge Trust, which has a fascinating history dating back to the 14th century. has a website...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 6 September 2017

From Roman times there has been a river crossing at this point. It has an interesting history of development following the increasing need for people to travel.

Thank N9063GRrobins
Reviewed 2 September 2017

It is an impressive bridge that rather dominates Rochester, cars on one side and trains on the other. It does nevertheless have an attractiveness about it.

1  Thank Peter J
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Best viewed from the bank of the river Medway as there is a lot of traffic using the bridge. Look out for the lions. A great place for bridge enthusiasts but otherwise just a method of crossing the river

2  Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Its a very busy bridge but I love it. The lions are very cheeky and worth looking at. It is a lovely venue with good views towards the castle. Great place for photos.

Thank Blublee
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Is a bridge that crosses the River Medway. Stood to Rochester. Views from the bridge are good, notably the castle. The bridge is a good look in one. Metal.

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