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Original Text (Annotation: WPW009497 / 256230)

' Tower at the end of the wrought iron tubular bridge carrying the railway to Holyhead. The bridge was designed by William Fairbairn and constructed by Robert Stephenson. It was the prototype for the much larger original Britannia Bridge crossing of the Menai Strait, destroyed by fire in 1970. Here the tower mimics its surroundings '