Jogakura Bridge


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Jogakura Bridge
Aomori, Aomori, Japan
400 feet high / 122 meters high
837 foot span / 255 meter span

No other country on earth has as many steel box beam arch bridges as Japan. The spectacular Jogakura arch bridge is one of Japan’s largest and highest with a main span of 837 feet (255 mtrs). Located in a region popular with mountain spa retreats, the famous bridge has a reputation for attracting an occasional suicide jumper.


Image by Japanese Society of Civil Engineers.

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