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The Kronprinzen Bridge is a road bridge over the River Spree in the city of Berlin. The original bridge was built between 1877 and 1889 and was demolished in 1972 to prevent refugees flows from the East Berlin to the West. The bridge links the Berlin quarters of Mitte and Tiergarten with the..

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This Neo-Gothic brick-built bridge in Berlin was originally built in 1886 by Otto Stahn. It was partly destroyed in WWII and was renewed in 1994-1995. The new bridge features a very elegant arch in steel designed by the Spanish enngineer and architect Santiago Calatrava. Rarley contemporay..

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Erasmusbrug

Rotterdam
by Ben van Berkel, ...

The Erasmusbrug ("Erasmus Bridge") is a cable stayed bridge across the Nieuwe Maas river, linking the northern and southern halves of the city of Rotterdam, Netherlands. The Erasmusbrug was designed by Ben van Berkel and completed in 1996.
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The 808 meter long bridge has a 139..

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Forth Railway Bridge

City of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
by John Fowler

The Forth Bridge is a cantilever railway bridge over the Firth of Forth in the east of Scotland, to the east of the Forth Road Bridge, and 14 km (9 miles) west of central Edinburgh. It is often called the Forth Rail Bridge or Forth Railway Bridge to distinguish it from the Forth Road Bridge, but..

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Moses Bridge

Halsteren, Netherlands
by RO&AD Architecten

The Moses Bridge designed by RO&AD Architecten from The Netherlands. West Brabant Water Line is a defense-line consisting of a series of fortresses and cities with inundation areas in the south-west of the Netherlands. It dates from the 17th century but fell into disrepair in the 19th century.
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Rolling Bridge

London, United Kingdom
by Thomas Heatherwick

The Heatherwick studio was commissioned to design a pedestrian bridge to span an inlet of the Grand Union Canal at Paddington Basin, London, and provide an access route for workers and residents. Crucially, the bridge needed to open to allow access for the boat moored in the inlet. Add to a collection

Gateshead Millennium Bridge

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
by WilkinsonEyre

The Gateshead Millennium Bridge is a pedestrian and cyclist tilt bridge spanning the River Tyne in England between Gateshead's Quays arts quarter on the south bank, and the Quayside of Newcastle upon Tyne on the north bank. The award-winning structure was conceived and designed by architects..

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Sundial Bridge

Redding, California, USA
by Santiago Calatrava

The Sundial Bridge (also known as the Sundial Bridge at Turtle Bay) is a cantilever spar cable-stayed bridge for bicycles and pedestrians that spans the Sacramento River in Redding, California, United States and forms a large sundial. It was designed by Santiago Calatrava and completed in 2004...

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The Ponte della Costituzione is the fourth bridge over the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy. It was designed by Santiago Calatrava, and was moved into place in 2007 (connecting Stazione di Santa Lucia to Piazzale Roma), amid protest by politicians and the general public. The bridge was installed in..

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Zubizuri

Bilbao, Spain
by Santiago Calatrava

The Zubizuri (Basque for "white bridge"), also called the Campo Volantin Bridge or Puente del Campo Volantin, is a tied arch footbridge across the Nervion River in Bilbao, Spain. Designed by architect Santiago Calatrava, the bridge links the Campo Volantin right bank and Uribitarte left bank of..

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Bridge of Aspiration

London, United Kingdom
by WilkinsonEyre

In January 2003, the Royal Ballet Upper School in London moved to a newly constructed studio complex in Floral Street, adjacent to the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, where the Royal Ballet remains the resident ballet company.

A bridge was constructed between the school and the Opera..

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Forthside Pedestrian Bridge

Stirling, United Kingdom
by WilkinsonEyre

This bridge designed by Wilkinson Eyre Architects greatly improves pedestrian connections between Stirling’s town centre and railway station. The bridge is aligned to better suit pedestrian desire lines and promote physical and visual connectivity with the town to establish an enhanced sense of..

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The Royal Victoria Dock Bridge is a signature high-level footbridge crossing the Royal Victoria Dock in the Docklands area of east London designed by London-based architects and designers Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands.
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The contribution of the present project lies in the originality of the taken solution and the way it fits with the existing remains of the old bridge.
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In 1811, during the Napoleonic Wars, the main arch of the "Pont Trencat" was destroyed. No one tried to repair it for almost one..

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Festina Lente Bridge

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
by Bojan Kanlić, ...

Festina Lente (latin - hurry slowly) describes a lightweight, agile, adaptable casual contact among all objects and human beings. The basic idea of the bridge is the union of the secular and spiritual, to establish a balance between left and right side.

Crossing the bridge is a unique..

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Scottsdale’s breathtaking Soleri Bridge and Plaza, by renowned artist, architect, and philosopher, Paolo Soleri, is at once a pedestrian passage, solar calendar and gathering place along the Scottsdale Waterfront. The long-awaited public space in downtown Scottsdale appeals to a diverse audience..

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Kurilpa Bridge

Brisbane, Australia
by Cox Architecture

The Kurilpa Bridge, originally named the Tank Street Bridge, is a pedestrian and cycling bridge connecting Kurilpa Point to Tank Street in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. In 2011, the bridge was judged the winner of World Transport Building of the Year at the World Architecture Festival.

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The Jerusalem Chords Bridge or Jerusalem Bridge of Strings, also called the Jerusalem Light Rail Bridge is a cantilever spar cable-stayed bridge at the entrance to the city of Jerusalem, Israel, designed by the Spanish architect and engineer Santiago Calatrava. The bridge is used by Jerusalem..

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Representing one of the main entrance points into the city centre, the Barjanka Bridge is designed in a way in which it contributes to the creation of the urban atmosphere. In order to achieve an appropriate relationship between the relatively short distance which needed bridging and the..

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Old Bridge in Mostar

Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
by Mimar Hayruddin

Stari Most (English: Old Bridge) is a reconstruction of a 16th-century Ottoman bridge in the city of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina that crosses the river Neretva and connects two parts of the city. The Old Bridge stood for 427 years, until it was destroyed on 9 November 1993 by Croat forces..

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