Mülheim Bridge, Cologne

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Mülheim Bridge looking into the afternoon sun

The Mülheim Bridge (Mülheimer Brücke) in Cologne is a suspension bridge on the river Rhine in Western Germany. It has a main span of 315 metres.[1] The bridge was originally completed in 1929 and rebuilt between 1949 and 1951, having been destroyed in 1944.[1] It connects the city district Riehl on the west side of the river with Mülheim on the east side, after which the bridge is named.


  1. ^ a b Scott, Richard (2001). In the wake of Tacoma: suspension bridges and the quest for aerodynamic stability. ASCE Publications. pp. 131–132. ISBN 0-7844-0542-5. 

Coordinates: 50°57′52″N 6°59′43″E / 50.96444°N 6.99528°E / 50.96444; 6.99528