|This pictorial history can be broken down into two eras, before and after the reconstruction of the
bridge in 1930.
As built, the bridge had two railway lines but no road. Road vehicles had to pay the railway to be
transported over the river, or use the old drift upstream from the Victoria Falls.
|Postcard published by SASPCO
Shows a 7th Class locomotive with the Weekender
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|A postcard by an unknown publisher showing a
7th Class locomotive with the Weekender
|The War Years 1914 to 1918
|Postcard published by Percy Clarke showing a
BSA Police Maxim Squad crossing the bridge.
The rail mounted searchlight generator is visible
in the distance
|National Archives of Zimbabwe photograph
showing the searchlight, generator and blockhouse.