Qiantang River Bridge
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Chien Tang River Bridge
|Carries||Road and railway|
|Crosses||Chien Tang River|
|Design||Two-tier Truss bridge|
|Total length||1,072 metres|
|Width||9.1 meters wide|
|Constructed by||Dorman Long|
|Construction end||29 September 1937|
|Opened||29 September 1937|
The bridge was designed by Mao Yisheng and built by Dorman Long. Construction, which started on 8 August 1934 was completed on 29 September 1937. It is a two-tier truss bridge with 16 spans and is 1,072 metres long.
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