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Tavanasa Bridge

General Information

Other name(s): Rheinbrücke bei Tavanasa
Completion: 1906
Status: destroyed (1927)

Project Type

Location

Location: , , ,
Crossed:
  • Vorderrhein
Replaced by: Tavanasa Bridge (1928)

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 51 m

Cost

cost of construction Swiss Franc 28 000.00

Materials

arch reinforced concrete

Notes

This bridge was destroyed in an avalanche in 1927 and replaced by a different arch design.

Participants

Structural engineering

Relevant Web Sites

Relevant Publications

  • Billington, David P. The Tower and the Bridge, Princeton University Press, Princeton (USA), ISBN 069102393X, 1983; pp. 158-159
  • Billington, David P. Robert Maillart and the Art of Reinforced Concrete, The MIT Press, Cambridge (USA), ISBN 0262023105, 1990; pp. 10-13
  • Billington, David P. Robert Maillart, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (United Kingdom), ISBN 0521571324, 1997; pp. 38-42, 136-9
  • Billington, David P. Robert Maillart's Bridges, Princeton University Press, Princeton (USA), ISBN 0691024219, 1979; pp. 77-80
  • Billington, David P. & Payá Zaforteza, Ignacio La torre y el puente, CINTER, Madrid (Spain), ISBN 8493930547
  • Billington, David P. & Schlaich, Jörg Der Turm und die Brücke, Wilhelm Ernst & Sohn Verlag für Architektur und technische Wissenschaften, Berlin (Germany), ISBN 3433030774, 2013
  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20000076
  • Date created
    28/10/1998
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016