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Bridge Failure Database

Steel truss swing bridge near Copenhagen

Year 1935
Type Road
Country Denmark (3)
Cause Impact
Details Ship impact, missed opened state of swing bridge
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Collapse partial
Phase in service
Period 1900-1940
Continent Europe
Reference SCHEER, J., Versagen von Bauwerken, Band 1: Brücken, Ernst & Sohn, Berlin, 2000.

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