Documentary series presented by engineer Rob Bell, exploring the history and construction of the world's most iconic bridges.
Episode 1x6; Dec 01, 2017
Rob Bell explores the history and construction of the world's iconic bridges. Opened in 1966, the Severn Bridge was the first road bridge to connect England and South Wales by spanning the vast Severn estuary. Rob reveals why its design by Dr Bill Brown revolutionised the way that modern suspension bridges are built. He also surfs the Severn Bore and meets the construction workers who braved the wave and tidal ranges of up to 50 feet in order to build it.
1x6: The Severn
1x5: The Millau Viaduct
1x4: Brooklyn Bridge
1x3: The Iron Bridge, Shropshire
1x2: Sydney Harbour Bridge
1x1: Golden Gate Bridge
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