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Briare Canal Bridge

Briare Canal Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Girder bridge
Function / usage: Canal bridge
Other name(s): Pont-canal de Briare
Built: 1890 - 1896

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Briare, Loiret (45), Centre, France, Europe
Crosses
  • Loire River
Carries
  • Loire Canal
Part of:

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 11.50 m
total length 662.7 m
span lengths 15 x 40 m

Quantities

structural steel 3 000 t

Cost

cost of construction Gold Francs 8 335 187.18

Materials

superstructure steel
piers masonry

Participants

Engineering
Construction
Contractor

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: 20002027
Created: 29/09/2001
Last Updated: 29/07/2014