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Wandsworth Bridge

Wandsworth Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: May 9, 2018

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
A217 (Wandsworth Bridge Road) Over River Thames
Location
London: Greater London, England: United Kingdom
Structure Type
Metal Cantilever Deck Girder, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1940 By Builder/Contractor: Holloway Brothers of London, England and Engineer/Design: Thomas Peirson Frank

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
300 Feet (91 Meters)
Structure Length
650 Feet (198 Meters)
Roadway Width
48 Feet (14.63 Meters)
Spans
3 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This is a riveted deck plate girder bridge noted for its graceful curves and unusual cantilever design. The center span contains two cantilever arms which hold a center "suspended span" although the suspended span in fact actually bears on the cantilever arms.

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Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.464980,-0.187840

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