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Pont des Pierres

Pont des Pierres

General Information

Structural Type: Arch bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Completed in: 1954

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Confort, Ain (01), Rhône-Alpes, France, Europe
Crosses
  • Valserine River

Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 116 m
arch span 79.70 m

Materials

arch reinforced concrete

Chronology

1907
- 1909

Construction of a tramway masonry arch bridge at the same location for the line from Bellegarde-sur-Valserine to Chézery.

1937

The tramway line is abandoned and the bridge converted for vehicular use.

1944

Blown up by the French Résistance.

1957

Completion of the replacement arch bridge made of reinforced concrete.

Participants

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0003021
Created: 14/02/2002
Last Updated: 29/07/2014