Story: Otago places

Bridge at Alexandra (2nd of 3)

Bridge at Alexandra

Only the piers remain of the bridge that crossed the Clutha River/Mata-Au into Alexandra from 1882 until 1958, when the present bridge was built. The piers are of local schist and stand nearly 30 metres high.

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Photograph by Jock Phillips

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Otago places - Manuherikia', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/22807/bridge-at-alexandra (accessed 16 October 2019)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 29 Jul 2015