Victoria Bridge, Picton
|Victoria Bridge, Picton|
|Named for||Queen Victoria|
|Longest span||90 feet (27 m)|
|No. of spans||3|
|Clearance below||92 feet (28 m)|
|No. of lanes||1|
|Constructed by||C J Foord|
|Opened||7 October 1897|
It features the tallest trestles in New South Wales, and is one of the oldest surviving bridges of its type. It is named after Queen Victoria, and is classified by the National Trust. Victoria Bridge is wide enough for a pedestrian walkway and one lane of traffic and is 80m long. The bridge has a height limit of 2.4 metres. The bridge is listed by the Engineers Instute as Historically Significant.
- "CHRISTENING A NEW BRIDGE.". The Sydney Morning Herald (18,585). New South Wales, Australia. 8 October 1897. p. 5. Retrieved 2 October 2016 – via National Library of Australia.
- "Victoria Bridge - Picton" (PDF). Institution of Engineers, Australia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 31 December 2006.
- "Nomination of the Victoria Bridge Picton" (PDF). Engineers Australia. Retrieved 2 October 2016.