1964. A second bridge, George Street Bridge, was later opened.
1979. It received Grade II listing on its 75th anniversary.
1985. The bridge was in very poor condition and had to be closed for safety reasons, some of the cables having snapped.
1985-1995. Major restoration work. The towers, entrances, supporting cables, power cables, metal structure, the gondola, the engine house, electrical and mechanical systems were refurbished.
1995. It was reopened to the public.
1996. New tolls to support its upkeep. It received Grade I listing.
2004. A new crossing, the City Bridge, was opened, causing an 80% reduction in traffic on the transporter bridge.
2008-10. Service was again suspended for major refurbishment, reopening in 2010.