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Mount Hope Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1 December 1927
Completion: 24 October 1929
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

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Crosses:
  • Mount Hope Bay
Coordinates: 41° 38' 23.60" N    71° 15' 29.50" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 366 m
total length 1 870 m
pylon pylon height 86 m

Materials

cables steel
deck steel
pylons steel

Chronology

December 1927

Construction works begin.

October 1929

Completion.

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20000565
  • Date created
    21/11/1999
  • Last Update
    08/05/2016