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Pingu

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Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2325 on: March 27, 2021, 11:21:15 pm »
Grandholm Bridge


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Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2326 on: March 28, 2021, 10:38:18 am »
 Need wider tyres stuck in the gap.

Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2327 on: March 29, 2021, 11:25:44 am »
Railway bridge by a tower designer.

Wombat

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Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2328 on: April 04, 2021, 02:17:13 pm »
Ah, Viaduc du Garabit, I believe.  A wondrous thing.  I've seen a few other Eiffel creations in France, whilst visiting my friends in the Auvergne region.
Wombat

Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2329 on: April 15, 2021, 10:02:35 am »
Another in the Massif

Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2330 on: April 15, 2021, 10:35:14 am »
Another in the Massif
Is that millau?

Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2331 on: April 15, 2021, 04:53:38 pm »
Yes  It has a connection with the bridge above, Eiffel construction were part of the Eiffage group. They were responsible for the steel roadway.

Pingu

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Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2332 on: April 15, 2021, 11:41:48 pm »

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Salvatore

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Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2333 on: April 16, 2021, 09:57:19 am »
Barley Mow Bridge, Basingstoke Canal

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Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2334 on: April 18, 2021, 11:13:30 pm »
Pont Valentre Cahors

Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2335 on: April 21, 2021, 11:05:14 pm »
An old packhorse bridge.

Re: Bridges for CrinklyLion (and everyone else!)
« Reply #2336 on: April 30, 2021, 07:50:51 am »
This is very cool. No news on whether you'll be allowed to cycle across it. Goes straight to the top of  my 'places I want to visit once they reopen the border' list.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/video/2021/apr/30/worlds-longest-pedestrian-suspension-bridge-arouca-516-opens-in-portugal-video

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