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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.
1836 Victoria
Bath, England, United Kingdom (River Avon)
Bridgemeister ID:397
Coordinates:N 51.38350 W 2.37327
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:AAJ
Principals:James Dredge
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:Closed (last checked, 2010)
Main cables:Eyebar (iron)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:150f
Deck width:18f
Notes
  • Dredge patent bridge.
  • Closed in 2010 due to safety concerns. Scheduled to be largely rebuilt as a replica, starting April 2013 to be completed April 2014. Temporary truss installed through the bridge to permit traffic during the refurbishment.
Photo by John Branston Photo by Dave Cooper

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