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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.
1834 Crathie
Crathie vicinity, Scotland, United Kingdom (River Dee)
Bridgemeister ID:1084
Coordinates:N 57.0335 W 3.211
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:BSI, HBR
Principals:Justice Junior and Co.
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:In use, but restricted to foot traffic (last checked, 2011)
Main cables:Eyebar (iron)
Main span:138f
Deck width:14f
Notes
  • Small iron chain suspension bridge.
  • BSI: Reported to have been "almost entirely renewed", 1885. Ruddock also suggests the bridge was originally constructed with just diagonal stays (as other Justice bridges) and the catenary chains were added during the renewal.
Photo by Dave Cooper

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