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Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge

Middlesbrough Transporter BridgeSource: Postcard from the private collection of Edy Pockelé.

General Information

Structural Type: Cantilever truss bridge
Function / usage: Transporter bridge
Completed in: 1911
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, North East England, England, United Kingdom, Europe
Crosses
  • Tees River

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 143 m
total length 260 m
clearance 48.80 m

Materials

cables steel
towers steel
truss steel

Participants

Design
Consulting engineers
Construction
Inspection & Evaluation
Contractor

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0002354
Created: 15/11/2001
Last Updated: 07/10/2013