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Cessart Bridge

Cessart Bridge

General Information

Other name(s): Pont Cessart
Beginning of works: 1756
End of works: 1770
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Vaulted arch bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Masonry bridge

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Saumur, Maine-et-Loire (49), Pays de la Loire, France
Crosses:
  • Loire River

Technical Information

Dimensions

rise:span 1:3
span lengths 12 x 19.50 m

Materials

arches stone

Chronology

4 April 1756

Project adopted by the Assembly of Roads and Bridges

1764

Construction of piers and foundations.

1765

Construction of the arches.

Participants

Design

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20000859
  • Date created
    11/08/2000
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014