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Brabant Bridge, Gonubie River
Gonubie, Eastern Cape

Joseph NEWEY: Engineer

Date:1896
Type:Bridge
Status:Ruin

 


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Coordinates:
32°55'25.27" S 27°58'29.09" E Alt: 20m

This single carriage way iron lattice girder bridge was replaced by a double carriage way reinforced concrete bridge in 1951. The new bridge was constructed a short distance to the west. The date of removal of the lattice girders and roadway has not been confirmed.

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.


Writings about this entry

Walters, Dennis. 2014. Bridging the Eastern Cape : the life and work of Joseph Newey. East London: Coral Tree Press. pg 122 B21