The iconic Forth Rail Bridge has just been named among the most instagrammable in the UK, according to new research. The famous Victorian engineering marvel made into 8th on the UK-wide list with just over 49,500 posts.The cantilever railway bridge, which spans across the Firth of Forth, dates back to the 1890s and is considered a a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
A spokesperson for Compare The Market , who carried out the research said: "One of the best parts of a road trip is taking photos to capture great memories and show friends and family the amazing things you’ve seen, if you’re driving in the UK or Europe, we’ve put together a list of some of the best bridges to visit – not just for their beauty, but for the stunning Instagram posts they’ll make. "By looking at Instagram hashtag data, we’ve ranked the most aesthetically pleasing bridges across Europe and the UK to help add some excitement to your feed - and your next road trip."The top 10 most Instagrammable bridges in the UK Rank Location Bridges Number of Instagram Posts 1LondonTower Bridge2,601,7392ShropshireIron Bridge121,4873LondonMillennium Bridge105,6354NewcastleTyne Bridge101,9375BristolClifton Suspension Bridge88,7836LochaberGlenfinnan Viaduct65,0217HullHumber Bridge64,7968EdinburghForth Bridge49,5139LondonAlbert Bridge46,68910Aust/ChepstowSevern Bridge39,308To celebrate, here are some more of Scotland's most iconic bridges.1.
Glenfinnan ViaductProbably one of the most recognisable bridges in Scotland, thousands travel to Glenfinnan every year to catch a glimpse of the steam train crossing it thanks to its starring spot in the Harry Potter series.2.Read more on dailyrecord.co.uk