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9 suspension bridges were found for search criteria: WOT . All 9 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: WOT. This will find the bridge if it is pictured on the site, but is not a catenary suspension bridge.
1939 Otto Beit (Chirundu)
Makuti, Zimbabwe and Chirundu, Zambia (Zambezi River)
Bridgemeister ID:937
Structurae ID:0004534
References:AAJ, WOT
Principals:Ralph Freeman, Dorman Long & Co Ltd
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy)
Status:In use (last checked, 2003)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Main span:320m
Notes
  • Structurae notes this bridge was replaced in 2003.
1940 Orleans
Orleans, California, USA (Klamath River)
Bridgemeister ID:197
References:BPL, WOT
Principals:C.H. Purcell, Murphy Pacific Co.
Status:Destroyed, 1965
Notes
1957 Mackinac (Mighty Mac)
St. Ignace and Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA (Straits of Mackinac)
Bridgemeister ID:210
Structurae ID:0000141
O'Donnell ID:607
Coordinates:N 45.820533 W 84.727667
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:ADDS, BBR, BC3, BFL, BLD, BMA, COB, GBD, LAB, MACB, MM, WOT
Principals:David B. Steinman
Use:Vehicular (four-lane)
Status:In use (last checked, 2007)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:3,800f
Side spans:2 x 1,800f
Photo by David Denenberg Photo by Daniel Kostrubiec Photo by Patrick S. O'Donnell Photo by Patrick S. O'Donnell Photo by Patrick S. O'Donnell
1962 Tamar
Devon and Cornwall, England, United Kingdom (Tamar River estuary)
Bridgemeister ID:461
Structurae ID:0000931
Coordinates:N 50.40917 W 4.2033
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:AOB, BBR, NTB, WOT
Principals:Mott, Hay and Anderson
Use:Vehicular (major highway)
Status:In use (last checked, 2007)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:336.4m
Side spans:2
Notes
  • Major strengthening, widening project completed 2001.
  • See www.tamarbridge.org.uk.
  • See Cath Brown's photos of the adjacent Royal Albert "Saltash" Bridge. The Tamar Suspension Bridge is visible in the background.
1963 Crooked River
Opal Springs vicinity, Oregon, USA (Crooked River at Lake Billy Chinook)
Bridgemeister ID:216
O'Donnell ID:439
Coordinates:N 44.53 W 121.265
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:GBD, WOT
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy)
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:464f

Notes
Photo by David Denenberg
1963 Deschutes River
Opal Springs vicinity, Oregon, USA (Deschutes River at Lake Billy Chinook)
Bridgemeister ID:338
O'Donnell ID:760
Coordinates:N 44.52667 W 121.30167
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:BCO, WOT
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:364.17f

Notes
Photo by David Denenberg Photo by Patrick S. O'Donnell
1964 Forth Road
Queensferry, Scotland, United Kingdom (Firth of Forth)
Bridgemeister ID:463
Structurae ID:0000300
Coordinates:N 56.004020 W 3.404095
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:BBR, BC3, BDU, BFL, FRB, NTB, WOT
Use:Vehicular (major highway, with walkway)
Status:In use (last checked, 2007)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:1,006m
Photo by David Denenberg Photo by Bill Campbell Photo by Michael Levy
1965 Guy West
Sacramento, California, USA (American River)
Bridgemeister ID:221
O'Donnell ID:417
Coordinates:N 38.562367 W 121.42017
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:WOT
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2005)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:183m
Notes
  • WOT says completed 1968.
Photo by David Denenberg
1967 Orleans
Orleans, California, USA (Klamath River)
Bridgemeister ID:223
Structurae ID:0011101
O'Donnell ID:406
Coordinates:N 41.30167 W 123.53333
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:BCO, BPL, WOT
Principals:Ostap Bender, A.P. Bezzone, Jr.
Use:Vehicular (two-lane heavy, with walkway)
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:3
Main span:430f

Notes
Photo by David Denenberg



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