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Chernyshev Most (Chernyshev Bridge), St Petersburg

Chernyshev Most (Chernyshev Bridge) - St Petersburg, Russian Federation
Chernyshev Most (Chernyshev Bridge)
Lomonosova Ulitsa, St Petersburg, Russian FederationMap
+7 812 576 6094
Neighborhood: Central

This is a three-bay bridge 57.1 meters long and 14.7 meters wide crossing the Fontanka River at Ploshchad' Lomonosova. It was originally a drawbridge with a two-winged wooden bay between two side bay-arches. The raising mechanisms were housed in granite towers designed to look like open summer-houses. In 1912-1913, the bridge was restored by engineer A.P. Pshenitskii. The wooden bay was replaced by a metal girder and the bridge's piers and vaults were reinforced. In 1915, granite obelisk lamps made by I.A. Fomin were put in place.

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  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
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