1st Engineer Bridge, St. Petersburg

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  • After exploring the Dramatic bridge, Malokonjushennogo bridge and the 1-St and 2-nd Garden, we came to another bridge of St. Petersburg-1-Mu Engineering bridge (summer), where finally saw firsthand the monument "chizhik-pyzhik". A small bridge with an interesting history, with ancient instruments of handrails and hexagonal lanterns, allowed myself to connect over the Wash-Spassky island and island summer garden.
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  • 1-th Engineering bridge (former summer) connects the island summer garden and river Moika Spassky in a central area of St. Petersburg. At this place in 1720-1750 years there was a wooden bridge-aqueduct work of Dutch architect Herman baths Boles through Fontanka River to work the fountains of the summer garden, as well as a pedestrian bridge. A new wooden bridge was built in 60-ies of XVIII century. In 1824-1826 under the project engineer P. Bazin instead of wood was erected a new single-span arched bridge of cast iron sections, fastened together with bolts. Proletnoe building was a dvuhsharnirnye arch. Summer bridge is slightly different from previously constructed iron bridges. The suggestion was that the walls and bottoms of cast-iron sections, forming a proletnoe structure, were cut by apertures, thereby decreased the weight of the vault. In addition, the proletnoe structure based on wall promenade. Sidewalks were placed on the console outside the carriageway bridge. The facades are decorated with ornate cast-iron span embossed plates to the tune of armor of Russian soldiers. Railings are similar in the picture a lattice summer garden with hand washing and the yard of the castle of engineering. Light poles are bunches of overlapping copies that have hexagonal lanterns. In the second half of the 19th century Summer bridge ...
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  • Indignerny bridge garden earlier in the summer had little bird statue beneath the bridge everyone there he was throwing in a coin. Is so try your luck.
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