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The Severn Crossings

The first crossing for the M4 motorway across the River Severn was opened in 1966. This bridge features heavily in my memories of travelling to Pembrokeshire as a child, as well as later visits to friends at university in Cardiff. Back then, I didn’t know the extent of the history of river crossings here. Until […]

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The Old Severn Bridge, Beachley, England

The first Severn crossing for the M4 was opened in 1966 and subsequently superseded by the newer and bigger crossing down river. This older bridge features heavily in my memories of travelling to Pembrokeshire as a child, as well as later visits to friends at university in Cardiff. Traffic is now light and the old […]

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