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Adome Bridge

Adome Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Truss arch bridge
Through arch bridge
Two-hinged arch bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Other name(s): Volta Bridge
Built: 1956 - 1957
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Adome, Ghana, Africa
Crosses
  • Volta
Near Akosombo Dam
Coordinates: 6° 14' 23.18" N    0° 5' 44.02" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 245.36 m
total length 336 m

Materials

arch steel

Participants

Design
Cable steel supplier

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0010640
Created: 09/11/2003
Last Updated: 29/07/2014