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Brighton Chain Pier

General Information

Completion: 1823
Status: destroyed (1896)

Project Type

Structure: Chain suspension bridge
Function / usage: Pier

Location

Location: , , , , ,
Coordinates: 50° 49' 6.00" N    0° 7' 51.00" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

span lengths 4 × 77.7

Materials

chains wrought iron
pylons cast iron

Chronology

1896

The pier's structure is declared unsafe.

4 December 1896

The Chain Pier is completely destroyed in a violent storm.

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20008326
  • Date created
    18/02/2003
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016