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This is a list of all 3 bridges from the suspension bridge inventory for the country Hungary. Wherever you see a "Bridgemeister ID" number you can click it to isolate the bridge on its own page. Click here to go to the list of countries.
1849 Chain (Szechényi)
Budapest, Hungary (Danube River)
Bridgemeister ID:402
Structurae ID:0000455
Coordinates:N 47.49945 E 19.046567
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:AAJ, BC3, BCO, CTW, HBE, ONF
Principals:William Tierney Clark, Adam Clark
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Chain (iron)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:666f
Side spans:2 x 298f
  • Don Sayenga notes, the bridge was designed by W.T. Clark, but built by Adam Clark (no relation).
  • Destroyed during WWII, rebuilt 1949.
Photo by John McGrain Stereoview, collection of David Denenberg Photo by Richard Ehrenberg
1903 Elizabeth (Elisabeth, Erzsébet)
Budapest, Hungary (Danube River)
Bridgemeister ID:426
Structurae ID:0004946
References:AAJ, BMA, HBE, PTS2, SA19050909
Principals:Aurel Czekelius, M. Nagy
Use:Vehicular (with walkway)
Status:Destroyed, 1945
Main cables:Eyebar
Suspended spans:3
Main span:951f
Side spans:2 x 145f

1964 Elizabeth (Elisabeth, Erzsébet)
Budapest, Hungary (Danube River)
Bridgemeister ID:990
Structurae ID:0004945
Status:In use (last checked, 2007)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1

Photo by Richard Ehrenberg

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