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This is a list of all 36 bridges from the suspension bridge inventory for the country Norway. 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.
1852 Aamodt (Åmot)
Modum, Buskerud, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:969
Coordinates:N 59.92616 E 10.75325
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:In use, but restricted to foot traffic
Main cables:Eyebar
Notes
  • Relocated to Oslo, 1958. Extant in 2003 crossing the Akerselva River. Still carries original warning translated as: "100 men I can carry - but will collapse under marching feet".
1920 (footbridge)
Fellebu, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:1564
Coordinates:N 61.2153 E 10.269267
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire
Notes
  • Restored, 1977 and 1995.
1935 Mælen (Maelen)
Stjørdal, Norway (Stjørdalselva)
Bridgemeister ID:1818
Coordinates:N 63.448367 E 10.992617
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
1937 Fyksesund
Fykse, Norway (Fyksesund)
Bridgemeister ID:1041
Structurae ID:0007567
Coordinates:N 60.39925 E 6.25695
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy)
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:230m
1956 Varodden
Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway (Randesund)
Bridgemeister ID:1108
Structurae ID:0008131
Coordinates:N 58.160617 E 8.059417
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Main span:337m
1961 Fossum
Askim and Spydeberg, Norway (Glomma River)
Bridgemeister ID:1325
Coordinates:N 59.601633 E 11.101533
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
1961 Tromøya
Arendal and Tromøya, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:1199
Coordinates:N 58.47115 E 8.82273
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:~400m
1962 Brevik
Brevik, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:998
Structurae ID:0007579
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:3
1964 Rombaks
Narvik vicinity, Nordland, Norway (Rombaksfjord)
Bridgemeister ID:952
Structurae ID:0008132
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:325m
1967 Tjeldsund
Skånland, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:941
Structurae ID:0008134
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:3
1971 Sotra
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:1102
Structurae ID:0008113
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy)
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
1975 Kjellingstraum
Kjelling, Nordland, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:958
Structurae ID:0007715
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:260m
1977 Kvalsund
Kvalsund and Kvaløya, Norway (Kvalsundet)
Bridgemeister ID:961
Structurae ID:0008112
Coordinates:N 70.51271 E 23.95136
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:525m
1992 Askøy
Askøy and Olsvik, Bergen vicinity, Norway (Byfjorden)
Bridgemeister ID:489
Structurae ID:0008109
References:BAR, BC3
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy, with walkway)
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:850m
1992 Gjemnessund
Bergsøya, Norway (Gjemnessundet)
Bridgemeister ID:1002
Structurae ID:0008110
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy, with walkway)
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
1997 Lysefjord
Forsand, Rogaland, Norway (Lysefjorden)
Bridgemeister ID:499
Structurae ID:0004011
Coordinates:N 58.9218 E 6.101367
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy, with walkway)
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:446m
1997 Osterøy
Tunes, Hordaland, Norway (Sørfjord)
Bridgemeister ID:545
Structurae ID:0007714
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:595m
2000 Storda
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway (Hardangerfjord)
Bridgemeister ID:507
Structurae ID:0004009
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy, with walkway)
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:677m
2001 Bømla
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:508
Structurae ID:0004010
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use
2013 Hardanger
Ullensvang and Ulvik, Hordaland, Norway (Hardangerfjord)
Bridgemeister ID:2581
Coordinates:N 60.47944 E 6.83139
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy)
Status:In use (last checked, 2013)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:1,310m
(footbridge)
Bø vicinity, Norway (Bø River)
Bridgemeister ID:1532
Coordinates:N 59.409717 E 8.927333
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
(footbridge)
Os vicinity, Norway (Vanngrøfta River)
Bridgemeister ID:1740
Coordinates:N 62.514033 E 11.12585
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:1
(footbridge)
Oslo vicinity, Norway (Lake Hakkloa)
Bridgemeister ID:1301
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:1
(footbridge)
Tveit, Norway (Topdals River)
Bridgemeister ID:2051
Coordinates:N 58.222767 E 8.11275
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)

Notes
(footbridge)
Valle vicinity, Norway (Otra River)
Bridgemeister ID:1531
Coordinates:N 59.262417 E 7.47135
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
(footbridge)
Vennesla vicinity, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:1349
Coordinates:N 58.245967 E 7.952617
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:1
(suspension bridge)
Bø vicinity, Norway (Bø River)
Bridgemeister ID:1530
Coordinates:N 59.40895 E 8.9607
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Notes
  • Appears to be a very narrow vehicular bridge.
(suspension bridge)
Hegra vicinity, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:1828
Coordinates:N 63.457367 E 11.435317
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:1
Notes
  • Very narrow, very light vehicular bridge.
(suspension bridge)
Kalvøya Nature Reserve and Sandvika, Norway (Oslofjorden)
Bridgemeister ID:1500
Coordinates:N 59.88795 E 10.531517
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire
(suspension bridge)
Saltdal, Norway (Junkerdal River)
Bridgemeister ID:593
Postcard, collection of David Denenberg
(suspension bridge)
Singsaas, Norway (Gaula River)
Bridgemeister ID:1885
Coordinates:N 62.981533 E 10.937667
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Folda
Nord-Trøndelag County, Norway (Foldereidsundet)
Bridgemeister ID:1896
Structurae ID:0022942
Coordinates:N 64.953433 E 12.1866
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Main span:225m
Foss
Tveit vicinity, Norway (Toppedalselva River)
Bridgemeister ID:1613
Coordinates:N 58.259383 E 8.159767
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)

Notes
Gamlebrua
Kongsberg, Norway (Numedalslågen River)
Bridgemeister ID:536
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:In use (last checked, 2008)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Nærøysundet
Rørvik vicinity, Norway (Nærøysund)
Bridgemeister ID:1496
Coordinates:N 64.85033 E 11.21795
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy, with walkway)
Status:In use (last checked, 2004)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:325m
Vemork
Vemork, Våer vicinity, Norway
Bridgemeister ID:1512
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1

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