Bolsøy Bridge

The Bolsøy Bridge (Norwegian: Bolsøybrua) is a concrete beam bridge in Molde Municipality, Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The bridge crosses the Bolsøysund strait between the mainland and the island of Bolsøya. Bolsøy Bridge was opened in 1991 as part of County Road 64, and together with the Fannefjord Tunnel, they form a ferry-free connection from the town of Molde and the island of Bolsøya to the village of Nesjestranda on the mainland.

Bolsøy Bridge

Bolsøybrua
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View of the Bolsøy Bridge
Coordinates62°43′52″N 07°21′23″E / 62.73111°N 7.35639°E / 62.73111; 7.35639Coordinates: 62°43′52″N 07°21′23″E / 62.73111°N 7.35639°E / 62.73111; 7.35639
Carries Rv64
LocaleMolde, Møre og Romsdal, Norway
Characteristics
DesignBeam bridge
MaterialConcrete
Total length555 metres (1,821 ft)
Longest span55 metres (180 ft)
No. of spans11
Clearance below16 metres (52 ft)
History
Opened1991
Location

The 555-metre-long (1,821 ft) bridge is located 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) southeast of the town of Molde. The bridge has 11 spans, the longest of which is 55 metres (180 ft) long and the maximum clearance to the sea is 16 metres (52 ft).[1]

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  1. ^ "Road Viaducts & Bridges in Norway (> 500 m)". Archived from the original on 2015-07-20. Retrieved 2010-11-07.