Cremorne Railway Bridge

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Cremorne Railway Bridge
Carries Trains
Crosses Yarra River
Locale Melbourne, Australia

The Cremorne Railway Bridge crosses the Yarra River three kilometres south-east of Melbourne connecting Richmond and South Yarra stations on the Frankston, Pakenham, Cranbourne, and Sandringham railway lines.

History[edit]

The first bridge on the site was opened in 1860 by the Melbourne and Suburban Railway Company.

The second bridge was opened in 1886.[1]

The present bridge was opened in 1946.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Cremorne Railway Bridge". The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.). 18 June 1886. p. 7. Retrieved 19 November 2011. 
  2. ^ The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.). 5 June 1946. p. 15 http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22239218 |url= missing title (help). Retrieved 19 November 2011. 

Coordinates: 37°50′1″S 144°59′36″E / 37.83361°S 144.99333°E / -37.83361; 144.99333