Inventory: Lists | Log | References | Condensed | Search

This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
1909 Empire
Empire, Panama Canal Zone (Panama Canal)
Bridgemeister ID:525
Use:Vehicular and Pipeline (one-lane)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:600f
  • AAJ: Built to carry water and compressed air pipelines during canal construction, but also had a roadway.
Postcard, collection of David Denenberg

Do you have any information or photos about this bridge that you would like to share? Please email

Mail | Facebook | Twitter