Australia's Bridges: Silverwater Bridge over the Parramatta River in NSW by Mark Yashinsky is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
|March 2011 (-33.824 deg., 151.051 deg.) Silverwater Bridge |
The ferry went another two miles upstream before reaching the next Parramatta River Crossing.
The Silverwater Bridge has a six span superstructure with four continuous, haunched concrete box girders on double pier wall bents. The bridge was completed in 1962 and carries Route 6 between the towns of Silverwater and Ermington over the Parramatta River.
I couldn't find much else about this bridge (who built it, how it was built, etc.). If anyone has more information about this handsome river crossing, please let us know.
The Silverwater bridge was built by Department of Main Roads on 10th November 1962. A road bridge over the Parramatta River which replaced a smaller timber structure. The new bridge was the first box-girder construction built in Sydney
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