medal; commemorative (Kincardine Bridge)

Production date
1936
Description
Brass medal commemorating the opening of the Kincardine Bridge in 1936. On the obverse is a depiction of the bridge with the text "PRESENTED BY THE CLEVELAND BRIDGE & ENGINEERING Co. LTD. TOTAL LENGTH OF BRIDGE 2685' LENGTH OF SWING SPAN 364' MOVING WEIGHT 1500 TONS". On the reverse is "THE KINCARDINE ON FORTH BRIDGE OPENED 29 OCTOBER 1936"
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Production date
1936
Signature & date
embossing:obverse:"PRESENTED BY THE CLEVELAND BRIDGE & ENGINEERING Co. LTD./ TOTAL LENGTH OF BRIDGE 2685'/ LENGTH OF SWING SPAN 364'/ MOVING WEIGHT/ 1500 TONS"
embossing:reverse:"THE KINCARDINE ON FORTH BRIDGE/ OPENED/ 29 OCTOBER 1936"
Associated date
1936
Associated notes
The engineers were Alexander Gibb and Partners.
Measurement type, part and reading
Dimensions:0 - Whole:Dia 3.5cm (Dia 1 3/8")
Accession number
1996-059-001

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