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Burlington-Bristol Bridge

Burlington-Bristol Bridge, from the bank of the Delaware River, in Burlington, NJ.

General Information

Structural Type: Vertical lift bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Built: 1930 - 1931

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Burlington, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA, North America
Bristol, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA, North America
  • Delaware River

Technical Information


total length 958.3 m
span lengths of main bridge 61.0 m - 164.6 m - 61.0 m
length of movable span 164.6 m
main bridge
length 286.5 m


truss steel


Consulting engineers

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: 20006139
Created: 11/10/2002
Last Updated: 29/07/2014