New Visp Bridge

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New Visp Bridge
Pont Neuf Visp
New Stalden Bridge
Pont Neuf Stalden
Stalden, Valais, Switzerland
(400) feet high / (122) meters high
(200) foot span / (61) meter span
1969?

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The New Visp is a concrete arch bridge similar in size and style to the original 1930 arch that was too narrow and inadequate to handle current traffic needs. Designed by Switzerland’s great bridge engineer A. Sarrasin, the older bridge was bypassed but left up for pedestrian use only.

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