Bid to return Longford Rail Bridge to former glory

Isobel Cootes
Updated July 2 2021 - 12:33am, first published February 17 2021 - 11:30am
FUNDRAISER: The pillars previously stood at either side at the end of the bridge. Picture: Phillip Biggs
FUNDRAISER: The pillars previously stood at either side at the end of the bridge. Picture: Phillip Biggs

The Longford Rail Bridge once held the title of the longest spans in Australia and its history is still being celebrated 150 years later, but efforts to reinstate it to its former glory are under way.

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Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes

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Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.

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