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Byker Viaduct

General Information

Beginning of works: 1976
Completion: 1979
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: , , , ,
Coordinates: 54° 58' 34.20" N    1° 35' 34.16" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 8.2 m
total length 815 m
clearance max. 30 m

Materials

deck precast prestressed concrete
piers reinforced concrete

Chronology

11 November 1982

Opened as part of official opening of St. James to Tynemouth section of the Metro.

Notes

Segmental construction by balanced cantilever method. Joints counter cast and glued.

Participants

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20003949
  • Date created
    24/06/2002
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016