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Pont Rapides-des-Joachims (Swisha Bridge)

Pont Rapides-des-Joachims (Swisha Bridge)

Primary Photographer(s): Caleb Barker

Bridge Documented: July 18, 2021

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Key Facts

Location
Rapides-des-Joachims: Renfrew County, Ontario and Outaouais, Québec: Canada
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
By Builder/Contractor: Dominion Bridge Company of Montréal, Québec

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
225 Feet (68.6 Meters)
Structure Length
430 Feet (131.1 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
3 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This spectacular riveted truss bridge is the centerpiece of a beautiful, scenic setting.

The bridge has shorter end spans, each with eight panels. The larger central span has 18 panels. Lengths given are rough estimates.

Carnegie brands are visible on the steel of the bridge.

 


This bridge is tagged with the following special condition(s): Unorganized Photos

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Video by Caleb Barker. Note: The downloadable high quality version of this video (available on the video page) is well worth the download since it offers excellent 1080 HD detail and is vastly more impressive than the compressed streaming video. Streaming video of the bridge. Also includes a higher quality downloadable video for greater clarity or offline viewing.

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