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Kelvinhaugh Bridge

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Kelvinhaugh Bridge
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From:  Finnieston
To:  Partick
Location
Kelvinhaugh
County
Lanarkshire
Highway Authority
Glasgow
Opening Date
1960s, c2008
Additional Information
Bridge Type:  Girder Bridge
On road(s)
A814
Crossings related to the A814
The older bridge

The Kelvinhaugh Bridge is really two bridges, running parallel to each other across the River Kelvin on the west side of Glasgow. The older bridge carries the D2 A814 Clydeside Expressway, while the newer bridge carries the S4 local access road called Castlebank Street. Immediately upstream another bridge crosses, carrying a railway line.

The bridges are very similar to one another, both being steel girder bridges carrying a concrete deck. However, while the A814 bridge has two spans, supported by concrete legs, the new bridge crosses in a single span, by using slightly deeper beams.




Kelvinhaugh Bridge
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Crossings of the River Kelvin & Tributaries
Crossings of the River KelvinGoyle Bridge • Torrance Bridge • Balmuildy Bridge • Garscube Bridge • Skaethorn Road Bridge • Kirklee Bridge • Queen Margaret Bridge • Belmont Bridge • Great Western Bridge • Partick Bridge • Kelvinhaugh Bridge
Allander WaterMilngavie Bridge • A81 Allander Bridge • Allander Toll


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