Bridge over the Yenisei River

Bridge over the Yenisei River - the symbol of the city and entire epoch

Bridge over the Yenisei River, Krasnoyarsk
source: sayanring.ru

Right bank and left bank of the Krasnoyarsk is connected by a giant bridge over the Yenisei - the symbol of the city and entire epoch. In its scale and complexity the construction of the bridge was unprecedented for that time. Its model was presented at the World Exhibition in 1900. The bridge is made of reinforced concrete. Its length is 2,3 km. At the time of construction it was the biggest bridge in the country.