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Newey Suspension Bridge - Convict Station DriftJoseph NEWEY: Engineer
King William's Town district, Eastern Cape
33°00'34.73" S 26°58'32.25" E Alt: 264m
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Because of the increase in the weight of vehicles using the bridge it was condemned by HA FUHR and was replaced by a new concrete bridge in 1933.
All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.
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|Walters, Dennis. 2014. Bridging the Eastern Cape : the life and work of Joseph Newey. East London: Coral Tree Press. pg Front-piece ill, 101, 102 ill, 104|