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The Bridge:

Video Gallery

WATCH THE STORY OF OUR BRIDGE

Have a look through our videos to learn more about the bridge, who uses it, our dedication to ongoing maintenance and to hear from our chief engineer.

Overturned van being removed from Forth Road Bridge 09/01/15

Footage of the overturned van that closed the Forth Road Bridge for over six hours on 9 January 2015 after its driver ignored safety restrictions and was overturned by a 91mph gust. Narrated by Barry Colford, Chief Engineer & Bridgemaster. Watch video

Overturned van on Forth Road Bridge 09/01/15

Video shows recovery team righting a Luton van that was overturned in high winds on the Forth Road Bridge on 9 January 2015 after ignoring signs stating the bridge was open to cars only. Watch video

Forth Road Bridge 50th Birthday Fireworks

The full 7 minute fireworks display for the Forth Road Bridge 50th Anniversary celebrations. GoPro footage shot from the top of the Forth Bridge. Watch video

The Bridge:

Its History & its people

Facts & Figures - Stories - 3D viewer - Multimedia Gallery
Opened 1964 - 2.5km long - Main span 1006 Metres

Roadworks Diary:

Planned Maintenance

Cone

27-28 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

2 x Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closures on bridge. These works are weather dependent. These works are CANCELLED.

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5

5-6 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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5-6 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

6-7 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

7

6-7 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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12 13 14

14-15 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent. These works are now CANCELLED.

15

14-15 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent. These works are now CANCELLED.

15-16 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent. These works are now CANCELLED.

16

15-16 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent. These works are now CANCELLED.

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19 20

20-21 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

21

20-21 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

21-22 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

22

21-22 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

Contraflow on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

23 24 25
26 27

27-28 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

2 x Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closures on bridge. These works are weather dependent. These works are CANCELLED.

28

27-28 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

2 x Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closures on bridge. These works are weather dependent. These works are CANCELLED.

28-29 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

2 x Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closures on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

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28-29 Jan 2015 19:00 - 06:00

2 x Lane 2 (Fast Lane) Closures on bridge. These works are weather dependent.

30 31 1
  • High winds - Speed restriction on bridge (20:28 GMT 27/01/15)