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Introduction of the Honshu-Shikoku Bridge Project

Hitsuishijima Bridge

Bridge Type:
Stiffened truss steel cable stayed bridge with three continuous spans
Ground Breaking Ceremony:
October 10, 1978
Commenced on-Site Construction:
November 8, 1982
Opened to Traffic:
April 10, 1988

Hitsuishijima Bridge links Hitsuishi Island and Iwakuro Island. Hitsuishijima Bridge and Iwakurojima Bridge are well known to twin cable stayed bridges. The figures of both Bridges are compared to swans with open wings.

Side View

(Unit : meter)