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Birchenough Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1934
Completion: 1935
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Two-hinged arch bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Construction method: Cantilever construction using temporary cable-stays
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: ,
Crosses:
  • Sabi River
Coordinates: 19° 57' 43.70" S    32° 20' 37.50" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 10 m
rise 66.00 m
span lengths 18.30 m - 12.20 m - 329.40 m - 18.30 m
clearance 15.20 m
arch span 329.40 m

Materials

deck steel
arch steel

Chronology

20 December 1935

Inauguration by Sir Herbert Stanley.

Participants

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20002255
  • Date created
    11/11/2001
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016