Changshou Yangtze River Bridge

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Changshou Yangtze River Bridge
重庆长寿长江大桥
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Coordinates 29°48′59″N 107°03′25″E / 29.816444°N 107.057028°E / 29.816444; 107.057028Coordinates: 29°48′59″N 107°03′25″E / 29.816444°N 107.057028°E / 29.816444; 107.057028
Crosses Yangtze River
Locale Changshou, Chongqing, China
Characteristics
Design Cable-stayed
Material steel/concrete
Total length 1,160 metres (3,810 ft)
Longest span 460 metres (1,510 ft)
History
Opened 2009
Changshou Yangtze River Bridge is located in Chongqing
Changshou Yangtze River Bridge
Changshou Yangtze River Bridge
Location in Chongqing

The Changshou Yangtze River Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge over the Yangtze River in the Changshou District of Chongqing, China.[1]

Bridge construction began in 2005 and the bridge was completed in 2009.[2] The bridge has a main span of 460 metres (1,510 ft), placing it among the longest cable-stayed bridges in the world.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Changshou Bridge". e-China Cities. Retrieved 18 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Changshou Bridge". Chongqing Today. Retrieved 18 September 2012.