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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.
1833 Norfolk
Shoreham, England, United Kingdom (River Adur)
Bridgemeister ID:604
Structurae ID:0008012
References:AAJ, MOS
Principals:William Tierney Clark
Use:Vehicular (with walkway)
Main cables:Chain (iron)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:284f
Side spans:2
  • According to MOS, the 284 foot measurement given for this bridge is for the "chord line" of the chains, not the pier-to-pier deck length.
Postcard, collection of David Denenberg

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