Norris Whitney Bridge - Belleville, ON
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11
N 44° 08.597 W 077° 23.146
18T E 309182 N 4890554
Quick Description: Modern arch bridge linking Belleville with Prince Edward County, ON
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 8/21/2012 3:52:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMF4FQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member OshnDoc
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Long Description:
The Norris Whitney Bridge (commonly referred to as the "Bay Bridge" is a vehicle and pedestrian bridge that spans the Bay of Quinte between Belleville and Prince Edward County, ON. Ontario provincial Hwy 62 traverses the span.

The bridge was completed in 1982, replacing an earlier truss span, swing span and causeway conglomeration originally built in 1890.
Length of bridge: .5 NM

Height of bridge: 23 Metres

What type of traffic does this bridge support?: Vehicle and pedestrian

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
The Bay of Quinte


Date constructed: 1982

Is the bridge still in service for its original purpose?: Yes

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Provincial Highway 62

Location:
Belleville, ON to Prince Edward County


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