Yokohama Bay Bridge

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Yokohama Bay Bridge
Yokohama Baybridge.jpg
Carries 3 lanes of Bayshore Route (upper), 1 lane of National Route 357 (lower), pedestrians and bicycles
Crosses Port of Yokohama
Locale between Honmoku and Daikoku Pier, Naka-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa
Design Cable-stayed
Total length 860 m (2,821.5 ft)[1]
Width 40.2 m (131.9 ft)
Height 172 m (564.3 ft)
Longest span 460 m (1,509.2 ft)[1]
Vertical clearance Higher truck loads possible
Clearance below 55 m (180.4 ft)
Opened September 27, 1989
Coordinates 35°27′18.36″N 139°40′27.31″E / 35.4551000°N 139.6742528°E / 35.4551000; 139.6742528Coordinates: 35°27′18.36″N 139°40′27.31″E / 35.4551000°N 139.6742528°E / 35.4551000; 139.6742528
Yokohama Bay Bridge at dawn

The Yokohama Bay Bridge (横浜ベイブリッジ Yokohama Bei Buridji?) is an 860-metre-long cable stayed bridge in Yokohama, Japan. Opened September 27, 1989, it crosses Tokyo Bay with a span of 460 metres (1,510 feet). The toll is ¥600. The bridge is part of the Bayshore Route of the Shuto Expressway.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Yokohama Bay Bridge". Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transportation and Tourism (MLIT). Retrieved 2010-07-10. 

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