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Diessenhofen Covered Bridge

Diessenhofen Covered Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Covered bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Built: 1814 - 1816
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Gailingen am Hochrhein, Konstanz (Kreis), Baden-Württemberg, Germany, Europe
Diessenhofen, Thurgovia, Switzerland, Europe
Crosses
  • Rhine River

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 6.10 m
height ca. 6.30 m
total length 86.70 m

Materials

superstructure wood

Chronology

9 November 1944

An accidental bomb drop by the American forces destroys the northern part of the bridge.

1946
- 1947

Repair of the bridge damage.

1996

Restoration.

Participants

Owner
Structural engineering

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0001526
Created: 14/07/2001
Last Updated: 07/10/2013