Norman Selfe

    Norman Selfe’s design for the Sydney Harbour Bridge came second. This is a digital rendering of what the Sydney Harbour Bridge could have looked like.

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    Dorman Long & Co

    The company of Dorman Land & Co eventually won the design competition for the Sydney Harbour Bridge, but they submitted several designs before the winner was picked. This is a digital rendering of what the Sydney Harbour Bridge could have looked like.

     

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    F. Ernest Stowe

    F. Ernest Stowe’s design for the Sydney Harbour Bridge was seen as quite radical. This is a digital rendering of what the Sydney Harbour Bridge could have looked like.

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    P.E. Henderson

    This was one of the earliest designs for the Sydney Harbour Bridge, dating back to 1840, before the competition ran. This is a digital rendering of what the Sydney Harbour Bridge could have looked like.

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    David B. Steinman &
    Holton D. Robinson

    David and Holton were American designers who had previously designed bridges in many different countries. This is a digital rendering of what the Sydney Harbour Bridge could have looked like.

     

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    McClintic Marshall Products Company

    McClintic Marshall Products Company were involved in the construction of the George Washington Bridge, Grand Central Building, the Waldorf-Astoria hotel and the Golden Gate Bridge, but their designs didn’t quite make it. This is a digital rendering of what the Sydney Harbour Bridge could have looked like.

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This is what Sydney Harbour Bridge could have looked like

By Australian Geographic | July 31, 2019

A new series of digital renderings bring to life what the Sydney Harbour Bridge could have looked like, had Dorman Long and Co’s ‘coat hanger’ design not been chosen.

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