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Müngsten Viaduct

General Information

Name in local language: Müngstener Brücke
Beginning of works: 26 February 1894
Completion: 21 March 1897
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: , ,
, ,
Crosses:
  • Wupper River
Near: Wupperbrücke Müngsten (1850)
Coordinates: 51° 9' 37.18" N    7° 8' 1.52" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 465 m
arch rise 69 m
arch span 170 m
deck height above valley floor or water 107 m

Quantities

arch structural steel 2 111 t
deck structural steel 991 t
piers structural steel 1 100 t

Cost

cost of construction Mark 2 646 386.25

Materials

arch steel

Notes

Highest railroad bridge above ground level in Germany.

Participants

Design
Engineering
Construction
Construction supervision

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20000045
  • Date created
    28/10/1998
  • Last Update
    23/07/2017