Events

February 2024
Bridging the Tamar Free Guided Introductory Talk

Join an introductory talk about the award-winning Tamar Bridge where we will give you a taste of its history. You will also get a great view of Brunel’s masterpiece in bridge engineering, the Royal Albert Bridge, as well as insight into its construction.

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The Royal Union Baths and Botanical Gardens, Plymouth – an online talk

Bridging the Tamar presents an online talk delivered by Gloria Dixon. Gloria is a volunteer at the Bridging the Tamar's Visitor and Learning Centre.

Find out about the Royal Union Baths and Botanical Gardens, Plymouth!

The talk is delivered online via zoom.

What was the area around the eastern end of Plymouth’s Union Street like before the arrival of the South Devon and Cornwall railways into Millbay? From the early 19th century part of this area was the location of the Union Baths and a Royal Botanical Garden. As the railways extended and grew their need for more track grew and consequently as the baths and gardens were in the way they were demolished after a relatively short life.

This is a free event, however, booking is essential in order to receive on line link to zoom.

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Bridging the Tamar Free Guided Introductory Talk

Join an introductory talk about the award-winning Tamar Bridge where we will give you a taste of its history. You will also get a great view of Brunel’s masterpiece in bridge engineering, the Royal Albert Bridge, as well as insight into its construction.

Read more
March 2024
Bridging the Tamar Free Guided Introductory Talk

Join an introductory talk about the award-winning Tamar Bridge where we will give you a taste of its history. You will also get a great view of Brunel’s masterpiece in bridge engineering, the Royal Albert Bridge, as well as insight into its construction.

Read more
Bridging the Tamar Free Guided Introductory Talk

Join an introductory talk about the award-winning Tamar Bridge where we will give you a taste of its history. You will also get a great view of Brunel’s masterpiece in bridge engineering, the Royal Albert Bridge, as well as insight into its construction.

Read more
Bridging the Tamar Free Guided Introductory Talk

Join an introductory talk about the award-winning Tamar Bridge where we will give you a taste of its history. You will also get a great view of Brunel’s masterpiece in bridge engineering, the Royal Albert Bridge, as well as insight into its construction.

Read more
Bridging the Tamar Free Guided Introductory Talk

Join an introductory talk about the award-winning Tamar Bridge where we will give you a taste of its history. You will also get a great view of Brunel’s masterpiece in bridge engineering, the Royal Albert Bridge, as well as insight into its construction.

Read more
Bridging the Tamar Anchorage Tour

Join us behind the scenes to see the Tamar Bridge in a brand new way- from inside the anchorage.

Join our volunteer tour guide to find out more about what goes on behind the scenes at the Tamar Bridge. You'll go inside the anchorage and see an area normally closed to the public.
Tour lasts approx 1 hour and 30 minutes. Booking essential.

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Bridging the Tamar Free Guided Introductory Talk

Join an introductory talk about the award-winning Tamar Bridge where we will give you a taste of its history. You will also get a great view of Brunel’s masterpiece in bridge engineering, the Royal Albert Bridge, as well as insight into its construction.

Read more
Bridging the Tamar Free Guided Introductory Talk

Join an introductory talk about the award-winning Tamar Bridge where we will give you a taste of its history. You will also get a great view of Brunel’s masterpiece in bridge engineering, the Royal Albert Bridge, as well as insight into its construction.

Read more
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