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Tamar Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: July 1959
Completion: October 1961
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

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Crosses:
  • Tamar River
Next to: Royal Albert Bridge (1859)
Coordinates: 50° 24' 29.47" N    4° 12' 10.98" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 335 m
length of side spans 2 x 114 m
pylon pylon height 67 m

Materials

cables steel
pylon reinforced concrete
deck truss steel

Participants

Construction
Cable steel supplier
Strengthening & Widening
Stay cable steel supplier

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20000931
  • Date created
    10/09/2000
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016