• de
  • en
  • fr
  • International Database for Civil and Structural Engineering

Waterloo Bridge

Waterloo Bridge
image credits (ID:151148)

General Information

Completion: 1945
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Haunched girder bridge
Box girder bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Reinforced concrete bridge

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Lambeth, London, England, United Kingdom
City of Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom
Crosses:
  • Thames River
Replaces: Waterloo Bridge (1817)
Coordinates: 51° 30' 31.00" N    0° 7' 1.00" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 71 m

Materials

superstructure reinforced concrete
piers reinforced concrete

Notes

Built using mostly female labor due to World War II.

Participants

Architecture
Contractor

Relevant Web Sites

Relevant Publications

  • Fernández Troyano, Leonardo Tierra sobre el agua, Colegio de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos, Madrid (Spain), ISBN 8438001483, 1999; pp. 240, 439
  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20002236
  • Date created
    10/11/2001
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014