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Galata Floating Bridge

Istanbul, Galata Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Pontoon bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Completed in: 1912
Status: out of service

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey, Asia
Crossed
  • Golden Horn
Replaces Galata Bridge (1875)
Replaced by Galata Bridge (1994)

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 25 m
total length 466 m

Materials

deck steel

Chronology

1994

Damaged by fire.

Participants

Construction

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0005860
Created: 02/10/2002
Last Updated: 29/07/2014