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.
1880 Kawarau Gorge
Kawarau Gorge, Central Otago, New Zealand (Kawarau River Gorge)
Bridgemeister ID:667
Structurae ID:0011106
References:AAJ, GAP
Principals:H.P. Higginson, A.R.W Fulton, W.C. Edwards
Status:In use, but restricted to foot traffic
Main cables:Wire (iron)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:300f
  • Appears to now be used solely as a bungee-jumping platform.
Photo by Eileen O'Grady

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

Mail | Facebook | Twitter