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Freedom Bridge

Freedom Bridge
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General Information

Beginning of works: 1894
Completion: 1896
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Box girder bridge
Function / usage: Tramway, light or metro rail bridge
Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Budapest, Hungary
Crosses:
  • Danube
Coordinates: 47° 29' 8.00" N    19° 3' 17.00" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 20.1 m
total length 333 m
span lengths 78.1 m - 175 m - 78.1 m

Materials

truss steel

Chronology

16 January 1945

Destroyed by German troops.

20 August 1946

Rebuilt identically, the bridge is re-opened to traffic.

Participants

Engineering

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20004947
  • Date created
    15/09/2002
  • Last Update
    01/08/2015