This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges.
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|Peney, Geneva, Switzerland (Rhône River)|
|Status:||Collapsed, May 24, 1853|
|Main cables:||Wire (iron)|
- GHD describes how Dufour designed the bridge but was replaced (for political reasons) by a novice engineer, Mr. Hug who produced his own design. The bridge collapsed under test loading.
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