Seven Mile Bridge

The next day we walked south along Highway 1 to seven mile bridge. On the right is the new bridge.

The old bridge was built 1908 – 1912 for a railway line but converted to road traffic in 1935.  At the time it was the longest bridge in the world. The new bridge was built in 1982.

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The old bridge had a swing section for boat traffic, the new bridge has a raised section to allow continuous boat traffic. The old swing section was removed but the bridge itself left as a walkway.

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