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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
1955 (pipeline bridge)
Grand Tower, Illinois and Wittenberg vicinity, Missouri, USA (Mississippi River)
Bridgemeister ID:1028
Structurae ID:0008138
Coordinates:N 37.6417 W 89.513217
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Pipeline
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:2,161.5f
Notes
  • Large pipeline bridge, sometimes claimed to be "world's largest pipeline suspension bridge".
Photo by Wayne Grodkiewicz Photo by David Denenberg

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