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Lorraine Bridge

Lorraine Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Arch bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Other name(s): Lorrainebrücke
Completed in: 1929
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Berne, Berne, Switzerland, Europe
Crosses
  • Aare River
Replaces Red Railroad Bridge (1858)

Technical Information

Cost

cost of construction Swiss Franc 3 600 000

Materials

arch reinforced concrete

Participants

Structural engineering

Relevant Web Sites

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Relevant Publications

  • Billington, David P. Robert Maillart, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (United Kingdom), ISBN 0521571324, 1997; pp. 142-146
  • Mann, F. A. W. Railway Bridge Construction, Hutchinson Eductational Ltd, London (United Kingdom), ISBN 0091086302, 1972
Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0001004
Created: 30/09/2000
Last Updated: 29/07/2014