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Olympic Island Bridge

Olympic Island Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: June 20, 2013

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Pedestrian Walkway Over Inner Harbour
Location
Toronto: Toronto City, Ontario: Canada
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
Not Available
Structure Length
Not Available
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This bridge is a graceful and beautiful example of a concrete arch bridge. The narrow bridge was designed to carry foot traffic in the Toronto Islands park setting. A historical photo shows lights at the four corners of the bridge that no longer exist today. Otherwise, the bridge appears unaltered and remains in good condition today. The bridge's distinctive appearance is derived from the design where the roadway and railings, to a partial extent, follow the curved contour of the arch itself.

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