Europe's Oldest Surviving Iron Chain Suspension Bridge Connecting Scotland And England To Be Closed

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A man walks his dog across the Union Bridge on the River Tweed on... News PhotoAdult,Berwick upon Tweed,Dog,England,Environmental Issues,Horizontal,Human Interest,Men,Tweed River,UK,WalkingPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesBERWICK-UPON-TWEED, ENGLAND - MARCH 06: A man walks his dog across the Union Bridge on the River Tweed on March 6, 2013 in Berwick Upon Tweed, England. The bridge was built in 1820 and is Europe's oldest surviving iron chain suspension bridge. The bridge which connects the Scottish village of Fishwick to Horncliffe on the English bank is now facing closure with both Scottish Borders Council and Northumberland, citing a £4.7million repair bill for the structure. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)