Luoning, Henan, China
600 feet high / 183 meters high
525 foot span / 160 meter span
The highest bridge in Henan Province, the Datiegou Bridge is the larger of two high beam spans across the Tiegou or Iron Ditch on the Zenglu expressway between Luoyang and the Shaanxi Province border. The small Iron Ditch Bridge is called Xiaotiegou. Both spans are near the small town of Luolingxiang where the highway enters the mountains alongside the older S323 road in western Luoning County.
Datiegou has a central span of 160 meters on piers 120 and 118 meters tall. With approach spans the entire structure measures 856.48 meters long.
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Datiegou Bridge topo map. The Datiegou and Xiaotiegou Bridges cross one of the deep ravines in the center of the image near the older route S323.
Datiegou Bridge satellite image.
Datiegou Bridge location map. The The Datiegou and Xiaotiegou Bridges are located west of Luolingxiang.