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Albert Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1871
Completion: 1873
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Suspension bridge with cable-stays
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Iron bridge

Location

Location: , , ,
Crosses:
  • Thames River
Coordinates: 51° 28' 56.15" N    0° 10' 0.25" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 122 m
total length 216.55 m
deck deck width 12.50 m

Materials

superstructure wrought iron

Chronology

1884

Overhauled by Sir Joseph Bazalgette.

1973

Centre support is added to increase the capacity of the bridge.

Participants

Design
(role unknown)
Renovation
Engineering

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20000485
  • Date created
    13/11/1999
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016