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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.
1842 Rochemaure
Rochemaure, France (Rhône River)
Bridgemeister ID:950
Structurae ID:0002995
Coordinates:N 44.583117 E 4.71035
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:BPF
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:Derelict (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:2
Main spans:2
Notes
  • Failed 1856, rebuilt 1858, destroyed 1940 (war), rebuilt 1942, destroyed 1944 (war), rebuilt 1946, restricted to pedestrians, 1983. Currently abandoned. Large castellated towers at either end.
Photo by David Denenberg

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