The curious 150-year history of Redesdale Bridge: An unlikely fire, council bickering and crashes

Adam Holmes
January 26 2018 - 3:00pm
Children pose at the Redesdale Bridge in 1942.
Children pose at the Redesdale Bridge in 1942.

THE bottom of the ocean off Hobson’s Bay near modern day Williamstown seems an unlikely place for a bridge to be born.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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