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This is a list of the only bridge from the suspension bridge inventory crossing Kawarau River Gorge. Please note that different rivers with the same name will be grouped together. For example, selecting 'Bear Creek' shows bridges across several different Bear Creeks. Also, similarly named rivers are grouped separately. For example, 'River Dee' (UK) bridges are grouped separately from 'Dee River' (Australia) bridges. 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 crossings.
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
Use:Vehicular
Status:In use, but restricted to foot traffic
Main cables:Wire (iron)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:300f
Notes
  • Appears to now be used solely as a bungee-jumping platform.
Photo by Eileen O'Grady

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