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Wearmouth Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1928
Completion: 1929
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Three-hinged arch bridge
Truss arch bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , , ,
Crosses:
  • Wear River
Next to: Monkwearmourth Railway Bridge (1879)
Coordinates: 54° 54' 35.56" N    1° 22' 58.60" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 114 m
number of lanes 2 + 3

Cost

cost of construction Pound sterling 250 000

Materials

arch steel

Participants

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20013651
  • Date created
    07/10/2004
  • Last Update
    13/07/2017