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Photos of Landwasserviadukt


Photos from famous railway viaduct in Switzerland: Landwasserviadukt.

The bridge was constructed in 1902, spanning the Landwasser River between Schmitten and Filisur, in the Canton of Graubünden, Switzerland. It’s 65 mt high, and 136 mt long.

İsviçre’nin Graubünden kantonunda, Schmitten ve Filisur arasından geçen Landwasser Nehri’nin üzerine 1902’de inşa edilmiş. 65 metre yüksekliğinde ve 136 metre uzunluğunda.

Landwasserviadukt İsviçre, Foto: Wikipedia
The Landwasser Viaduct (Landwasserviadukt) is a single track six-arched curved limestone railway viaduct. Photo: Wikipedia
Landwasserviadukt İsviçre, Foto: Wikipedia
It’s designed by Alexander Acatos and was built by Müller & Zeerleder between March 1901 and October 1902. Photo: Wikipedia
Landwasserviadukt İsviçre, Foto: Wikipedia
The tracks lead at one side directly into the Landwasser Tunnel. The tunnel is 216 metres long. Photo: Wikipedia
Landwasserviadukt İsviçre, Foto: Wikipedia
A signature structure of the World Heritage-listed Albula Railway, it is 65 metres high, 136 metres long. Photo: Wikipedia

More details about the bridge in Wikipedia

Cover Photo: Rhatische Bahn ©

Written by Onur Uysal

Railway consultant. Owner of RT Media & Consultancy. Founder and editor of Rail Turkey.

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