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7 suspension bridges were found for search criteria: BRB . All 7 bridges from the search results appear below. Wherever you see a "Bridgemeister ID" number you can click it to isolate the bridge on its own page. If you don't see what you were looking for, try an image search with the same criteria: BRB. This will find the bridge if it is pictured on the site, but is not a catenary suspension bridge.
1831 Scotswood (Chine)
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, United Kingdom (River Tyne)
Bridgemeister ID:392
Structurae ID:0013208
References:AAJ, BRB, NTB
Principals:John Green
Use:Vehicular (two-lane, with walkway)
Status:Demolished, 1967
Main cables:Chain (iron)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:368f
Side spans:2 x 131f
Deck width:16f 10in roadway, 3ft 3in footway
Notes
  • "Chine" is the Geordie spelling/pronounciation of "Chain", according to The New Geordie Dictionary detailing "the dialect spoken on Tyneside".
  • Widened (19ft 6in roadway, two 6ft walkways), iron chains replaced with steel cables 1931. Bypassed, 1967. Since demolished.
1832 Marlow
Marlow, England, United Kingdom (River Thames)
Bridgemeister ID:394
Structurae ID:0008004
Coordinates:N 51.56735 W 0.773567
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:AAJ, BEM, BRB, BTH, MOS, NTB
Principals:William Tierney Clark
Use:Vehicular (with walkway)
Status:In use (last checked, 2011)
Main cables:Chain (iron)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:1
Side spans:2
Deck width:30f
Photo by Dave Cooper
1852 Queens Park
Chester and Handbridge, England, United Kingdom (River Dee)
Bridgemeister ID:405
References:BRB, NTB
Principals:Enoch Gerrard
Use:Footbridge
Status:Replaced
Main cables:Chain (iron)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:1
Side spans:2

Notes
Stereoview, collection of David Denenberg
1862 Lambeth
London, England, United Kingdom (River Thames)
Bridgemeister ID:829
Structurae ID:0003156
References:BRB, HBE, ONF, PTS2
Principals:P. W. Barlow
Use:Vehicular (with walkway)
Status:Replaced
Suspended spans:3
Main span:280f
1864 Clifton
Bristol, England, United Kingdom (Avon River)
Bridgemeister ID:413
Structurae ID:0000018
Coordinates:N 51.45496 W 2.62781
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:AOB, BBR, BC3, BEM, BMA, BOU, BRB, CTW, HBE, NTB, ONF, PTS2
Principals:Isambard K. Brunel, P.W. Barlow, Hawkshaw
Use:Vehicular (with walkway)
Status:In use (last checked, 2007)
Main cables:Eyebar (iron)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:702f
Notes
Photo by David Denenberg Photo by Bill Campbell Photo by Cath Brown
1905 Widnes-Runcorn Transporter
Runcorn, England, United Kingdom (River Mersey, Manchester Ship Canal)
Bridgemeister ID:954
Structurae ID:0002352
References:AAJ, BRB, HBE
Principals:J.J. Webster, J.T. Wood, Charles Smith
Use:Transporter
Status:Removed
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:1
Main span:1,000f
1923 Queens Park
Chester and Handbridge, England, United Kingdom (River Dee)
Bridgemeister ID:435
Coordinates:N 53.18796 W 2.88421
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:BRB, NTB
Principals:Charles Greenwood, David Rowell & Co., William E. Barker
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2011)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:275f

Notes
Postcard, collection of David Denenberg Photo by Dave Cooper



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