Picture of the Week
Forth Bridge by Andrew Cowie/ Kenneth Ness ARPS
The Forth Bridge is a cantilever railway bridge across the Firth of Forth in the east of Scotland. It is considered as a symbol of Scotland and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was designed by the English engineers Sir John Fowler and Sir Benjamin Baker and was opened on 4 March 1890.
This photograph was taken by Andrew Cowie of Cowie & Govan, Photographers, of South Street, St Andrews in roughly 1948. Andrew died in 1980 from Leukaemia aged 43. This slide is a testament to the durability of Kodachrome films that little repair was needed.