Famous bridges, dams and canals from around the world|
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|Entrance to a roadway tunnel in Monaco.||08/25/2005||577|
|The Pont de Normandie is a cable-stayed road bridge that spans the river Seine linking Le Havre to Honfleur in Normandy, northern France. Its total length is 2143.21 m (856 m between the 2 piers). Construction began in 1988 and lasted 7 years. The bridge opened on January 20, 1995. (From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)||08/25/2005||564|
|small Pedestrian Bridges the “Zabia Kladka” Bridge crossing the Oder river in Wroclaw,Poland|
General Rafael Urdaneta Bridge
One of the longest bridges in the world (8km), built in 1962 over Lake Maracaibo, connected by a 55km strait to the Gulf of Venezuela. Developed since 1918 by foreign concerns keen to capitalize on the riches of oil production. A-frame pylons support a single cable at each side.
|This is a vertical lift bridge in Hamburg Harbour.||08/24/2005||417|
|Large rope bridge in Hamburg Harbour.||08/24/2005||439|
|Important postal card of the city of the Osasco the Metalica Bridge||08/24/2005||349|
|Barge going under the Bridge. Good shadow of structure.||08/23/2005||277|
|The Mooney Mooney Creek Bridge is one of the most spectacular on any highway in Australia, crossing the creek 75m above water level, spanning 480m from cliff to cliff and taking 3 and a half years to build. It was opened to traffic in October 1983.
[check here for a picture of the bridge: http://www.googleearthhacks.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1504 -admin]||08/22/2005||833|
|Bridges of Bangkok 2005, Thailand||08/22/2005||671|
|On the autobahn A71 there is a tunnel under a forest near Ilmenau.|
|Karluv Most, the famous Charles Bridge.|
The oldest bridge in Prague, built in the place of Judita's Bridge, badly damaged by a flood in 1342. The Stone or Prague Bridge since 1870 called Charles Bridge, was built by at the behest of Charles IV in the year 1357.
The construction was started by Master Otto and finished by Peter Parler in 1402. Both ends of the bridge are fortified by to...
|Along with the Erasmusbrug this is one of the two large bridges crossing the Niuwe Maas River in Rotterdam.||08/21/2005||435|
|The Erasmus bridge in Rotterdam is a cable-stayed bridge standing astride the Maas River. It is named for the philosopher Erasmus of Rotterdam and is 139 meters high, spanning 280 meters. The total length of the bridge is 802 meters.||08/21/2005||471|
|Huge entrance (and exit) of a tunnel near Kane Ohe leading to Honululu on Oahu Island, Hawaii.||08/21/2005||419|
|Integration Road (Rodoanel) Sao Paulo |
In the picture this part is a tunnel and it was under costruction, but today it´s already done.
|A small park which is the "cover" of the tunnel part of Speer Boulevard in Denver. A pleasant place and strangely enough, seldom visited.||08/19/2005||344|
|Road Bridge over the Mississippi river. Nice shadow!!||08/18/2005||402|
|The Sydney Harbour Bridge is one of the major landmarks of Sydney, Australia, connecting the Sydney central business district (CBD) with the North Shore commercial and residential areas, both of which are located on Sydney Harbour. The dramatic water vista of the bridge together with the nearby Sydney Opera House is an iconic image of both Sydney and Australia. It was opened on 19 March 1932.||08/17/2005||1,033|
|Pontonbridge next to nearly destroyed Bridge in Basrah,Iraq.||08/16/2005||419|
|Deutzer Bridge, in Colonge||08/15/2005||313|
|"The longest bridge, the shortest route."
About the bridge.
12.9 kilometer span over icy water (record setter) Prince Edward Island - New Brunswick. Private (!) bridge until 2032.
Official Site: In 1987, the Governmen...
|Portugalete Transporter Bridge, Spain. This ferry bridge was built in 1893. One of 8 bridges which is still in use // Schwebefähre in Portugalete, Spanien. Eine von 8 weltweit noch erhaltenen Schwebefähren. Sie wurde 1893 erbaut und ist damit die älteste.||08/11/2005||375|
|Aioi Bridge was a nationally known T-shaped bridge with girders extending from its central section to Jisenji-no-hana (now, the north end of Peace Memorial Park). The bridge was the target of the atomic bomb. The bomb missed slightly, exploding 300 meters from the bridge in the air over Shima Hospital. |
It was reconstructed after the war and replaced in 1983 by a newer, again T- ...
|the draw bridge is starting to close! ||08/09/2005||362|