Jingyue Yangtze River Bridge

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Jingyue Bridge
荆岳长江大桥
Jingyue Yangtze River Bridge - panoramio.jpg
Coordinates 29°32′40″N 113°13′21″E / 29.544340°N 113.222433°E / 29.544340; 113.222433Coordinates: 29°32′40″N 113°13′21″E / 29.544340°N 113.222433°E / 29.544340; 113.222433
Carries 6 Lanes of Suizhou-Yueyang Expressway
Crosses Yangtze River
Locale Jianli County, Hubei, China
Other name(s) Jingyue Dàqiáo
Characteristics
Design Cable-stayed
Total length 5,419 metres (17,779 ft)
Height 265 metres (869 ft) [1]
Longest span 816 metres (2,677 ft)
History
Construction end June 2010
Statistics
Toll Yes
Jingyue Bridge is located in Hubei
Jingyue Bridge
Jingyue Bridge
Location in Hubei

The Jingyue Yangtze River Bridge (simplified Chinese: 荆岳大桥; traditional Chinese: 荊岳大橋; pinyin: Jīngyuè Dàqiáo) is a cable-stayed bridge over the Yangtze River between Jianli County, Hubei Province and Yueyang, Hunan Province in central China.[2] The Bridge opened in June 2010.[3] The bridge crosses the Yangtze River and is one of the 10 largest cable-stayed bridges in the world. The bridge was tolled a few months after opening.

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