This is a reinforced concrete bridge 226.2 meters long and 36 meters wide crossing the Malaia Neva between Vasil'evskii ... More
Tuchkov Most (Tuchkov Bridge)
This is a reinforced concrete bridge 226.2 meters long and 36 meters wide crossing the Malaia Neva between Vasil'evskii Ostrov and the Petrograd Side. It bears the name of the famous contractor and timber merchant Avraam Tuchkov whose warehouses were located nearby. In 1758, a pontoon bridge was put in place mounted on wooden piles. Between 1833 and 1835, a many-bayed wooden bridge was built with one opening bay. Now the bridge had 20 bays granite piers with granite parapets. Also, there are granite steps from the bridge down to the water.
Dvortsovyi Most (Palace Bridge) is a drawbridge that is 250 meters long, 27.7 meters wide and stretches across the Neva
near the Winter Palace. In so doing, it connects the Admiralteiskii area of the city with Vasil'evskii Ostrov. It ...
The 'Venice of the North', with its numerous canals and more than 400 bridges, is the result of a vast
urban project begun in 1703 under Peter the Great. Later known as Leningrad (in the former USSR), the city ...
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