Wow, I'm very very impressed. And good for Network Rail to make these archives available on the internet where they will inspire future generations of young men and women to pursue engineering, management, and the trades!
We focus so much on "celebrities", but the people who actually change our world, who change our way of life, generally pass by nameless and faceless.
Posted by Keith Tarrant, Wednesday, February 29, 2012.
This is most beautiful structure ever. I have so many memories of my times crossing over to the Fife side to visit family.
Posted by Robina Abercrombie, Monday, October 21, 2013.
I am so priveliged to be in possession of one of the one hundred rivots removed on the date that this beauty was 100 yrs old
Posted by CHARLIE HORTON, Thursday, August 8, 2013.
Posted by tyler, Monday, October 14, 2013.
the bridge is magnificent
Posted by brian lynskey, Tuesday, October 1, 2013.
Wow its realy cool site.... I can gather lot of information...... :)
Posted by Sinshore, Wednesday, February 20, 2013.
How many rivets are in the constuction of it? Just abit of technology homework thats all:)
Posted by Molly-Ann, Monday, September 17, 2012.
Iwas going to see a friend in Cowdenbeath,and asI worked for B.R at the time,the Driver gave me permission to ride in the front cabwith him in the DMU.I will never forget the experience of going over the River Forth,and wish I could have had the chance again.I had only seen it from S. Queensferry,or the water,but to me that was an awesome experience.
Posted by Keith Foxton, Thursday, July 24, 2014.
I was born and raised in Kirkcaldy and as a young boy I used to be in awe at the size and magnificence of the beauty of the Forth Bridge which made me feel very proud of my heritage and to cross over in the train was always a thrill and joy for me. We always tossed a penny out of the train window for good luck as well.
Posted by George Brown, Tuesday, March 27, 2012.
I heard my ancestor took the first goods/ passenger train over the forth railway bridge,could you clarify this , his name was john waugh.
Posted by william waugh, Saturday, January 12, 2013.
Really excited about the proposed visitor centre(s). This bridge is world famous and visits would be a highlight of a Scottish holiday or a local day out. I look forward to developments and commend your enterprise.
I walked the bridge twice when a student in the 1970s (legally!), but it was backs to the railings when the lookouts whistled and then a DMU passed at 40 mph with about 2 feet to spare (or so it seemed). Females were not allowed in those days!
Posted by Harry Laird, Friday, October 4, 2013.
I got the chance to work on the bridge it was a great job and made great work mates It is one of the best looking bridges in the world and I am part of its history..
Posted by John Mc Clune, Wednesday, November 6, 2013.
As along admirer of this magnificent edifice I congratulate you on the article you have provided on the Forth Rail Bridge. If I could suggest and addition to your article, would it be possible to add more photographs on this marvelous structure to highlight its spleandour.
Posted by James M Thom, Thursday, May 10, 2012.
Just wondering... how much does the bridge hold?
Posted by Carry Winn, Wednesday, September 19, 2012.
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