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List of bridges in China

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List of bridges in China

This list of bridges in China is organized by province and includes notable bridges. China has a long history in bridge construction. The oldest bridge still in existence in china is the Anji Bridge constructed during the years between 595 and 605.

During the infrastructure boom of the past two decades, bridge-building has proceeded at a rapid pace on a vast scale. Prior to the completion of the Wuhan Yangtze River Bridge in 1957, there were no bridges across the Yangtze River, China's longest, from Yibin to Shanghai, and all overland roads and railways crossing this 2,884 km (1,792 mi.) stretch of the river had to be ferried. There were only seven such bridges in 1992, but that number reached 73 by the end of 2012, including eight new openings in that year alone.

China has been pushing the boundaries of bridge construction with many record breaking bridges, including:

Contents

  • Anhui 1
  • Beijing 2
  • Chongqing 3
  • Fujian 4
  • Gansu 5
  • Guangdong 6
  • Guangxi 7
  • Guizhou 8
  • Hainan 9
  • Hebei 10
  • Heilongjiang 11
  • Henan 12
  • Hubei 13
  • Hunan 14
  • Inner Mongolia 15
  • Jiangsu 16
  • Jiangxi 17
  • Jilin 18
  • Liaoning 19
  • Ningxia 20
  • Qinghai 21
  • Shaanxi 22
  • Shandong 23
  • Shanghai 24
  • Shanxi 25
  • Sichuan 26
  • Tianjin 27
  • Tibet 28
  • Xinjiang 29
  • Yunnan 30
  • Zhejiang 31
  • Hong Kong 32
  • Macau 33
  • Taiwan 34
  • See also 35
  • References 36
  • External links 37

Anhui

Beijing

Chongqing

Fujian

Gansu

Guangdong

Guangxi

Guizhou

Hainan

Haikou Century Bridge viewed from the southwest shore of Haidian Island at the mouth of the Nandu River

Hebei

Heilongjiang

Henan

Hubei

Hunan

Inner Mongolia

Jiangsu

Jiangxi

Jilin

Liaoning

Ningxia

Qinghai

Shaanxi

Shandong

Shanghai

Shanxi

Sichuan

Tianjin

Tibet

Xinjiang

Yunnan

Zhejiang

Hong Kong

Macau

Taiwan

See also

References

  1. ^ http://www.whatsonsanya.com/news-23505-wenchang-qinglan-bridge-set-to-open-for-traffic-by-end-of-sept.html

External links

  • M Feng, China's Major Bridges, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering keynote
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