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Movable Bridges in the British Isles
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Limekiln Dock - River Thames
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Address: Limehouse
County: London
Country: England
OS Grid Ref:
Guide:
     Nicholsons Guide to the Waterways
     Volume 7, page 142 © 2000 Collins
Type: Swing
Built:
Construction:
Power: Unknown
Use: Pedestrian
Customer:
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The very stylish swing bridge across the re-developed Limekiln Dock.
The very stylish swing bridge across the re-developed Limekiln Dock.
Construction Partners:
Architect: YRM
Engineer: Anthony Hunt and Associates
Manufacturer: Littlehampton Welding Factory
Build Information: Span 34m
Technical Information: counterweighted swing. Driven by underground motors
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Present Condition: Good -operational
General notes:
This innovative and stylish design uses a counterweighted deck. The whole structure including the deck, the mast and the counterweight swings back driven by concelaed motors.
Acknowledgements :   James Garon 
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