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Outline of Honshu-Shikoku Bridges

Minami Bisan-Seto Bridge

Bridge Type:Stiffened truss suspension bridge with three continuous spans
Ground Breaking Ceremony:October 10, 1978
Commenced on-Site Construction:January 16, 1979
Opened to Traffic:April 10, 1988

Minami Bisan-Seto Bridge is a suspension bridge over Bisan-Seto, which is 3.2 km wide, between Yoshima Island and Sakaide, Bannosu. Both Kita Bisan-Seto Bridge and Minami Bisan-Seto Bridge are continuous suspension bridges.
This is one of the largest bridges in the world as a bridge for highway and railway.
Side View
(Unit : meter)

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