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Vryheid Branch Line Plate Girder Bridge north of the Buffalo River
Dundee district, KwaZulu-Natal

ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK DEPARTEMENT VAN SPOORWEGEN: Engineer
Mauritz Edgar DE WILDT: Engineer
McLAGAN and MABY Brothers: Contractor

Date:1898
Type:Bridge
Style:Industrial Archaeology
Status:Defunct


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28°2’10,794” S 30°23’47,406” E Alt: 1145m
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A structure found along the line between the Bridge over the Buffalo River and the Culvert north of Buffalo River linking the NATAL GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS to the ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK DEPARTEMENT VAN SPOORWEGEN Voetpadsdrif-Vryheid Branch Line. The imprint on one of the steel members reads 'Glasgow Steel'.