Cable-Stayed Bridges - A Pictorial















PORTUGAL

Districts of mainland Portugal:
Aveiro Beia Braga
Braganca Castelo Branco Coimbra
Évora Faro Guarda
Leiria Lisbon Portalegre
Porto Santarém Setúbal
Viana do Castelo Vila Real Viseu
Autonomous Regions:
Azores   Madeira
 
More Portuguese bridges can be found on my former site:www.pwpeics.se




Aveiro Built:
Ponte pedonal Circular
Function: Pedestrian and bicycle bridge
Position: 40º 38' 39.00" N, 8º 39' 23.53" W  
Ponte pedonal circular, Aveiro Ponte pedonal circular, Aveiro
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007



Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel Built: 2004
 
Function: Pedestrian bridge
Position: 37º 44' 28.00" N, 25º 39' 36.86" W  
  Pedestrian bridge, Ponta Delgada, Azores
Photo ©: Anna Johansson, 2007


Coimbra Built: 2003
Ponte Rainha Santa Isabel
Function: Road bridge
Position: 40º 38' 39.00" N, 8º 39' 23.53" W  
Ponte Rainha Santa Isabel, Coimbra Ponte Rainha Santa Isabel, Coimbra
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007


Leiria Built: 2003
Ponte Euro 2004
Function: Road bridge across Liz river
Built to comemmorate the European Football Championship, held in Portugal 2004  
Position: 39º 45' 05.00" N, 8º 48' 52.46" W  
  Ponte Euro 2004, Leiria click to enlarge!
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007

Leiria Built:
Function: Pedestrian and bicycle bridge across Liz river
Position: 39º 45' 03.50" N, 8º 48' 33.24" W  
  Pedestrian bridge, Leiria click to enlarge!
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007


Lisbon Built:1998
Ponte Santa Apolonia
Function: Road bridge across railway tracks
Position: 38º 43' 12.00" N  9º 07' 02.13"  
Road bridge, Lisbon  
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007

Lisbon Built: 1998
Function: Pedestrian bridge at Expo ´98
Position:  
  Expo ´89 footbridge  
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 1998

Lisbon Built: 1998
Ponte Vasco da Gama
Function: Motorway bridge across River Tejo
Position: 38º 47' 10.00" N  9º 05' 27.56" W  
Ponte Vasco da Gama, Lisbon Vasco da Gama Bridge, Lisbon  
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007



Funchal Built: 2000
Comboio Viaduct on road VR1
Function: Road bridge
Position: 32º 39' 44.00" N 16º 54' 26.32" W  
  click to enlarge!
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007

Funchal Built: 1993
Ponte dos Socorridos on road VR1
Function: Road bridge
Position: 32º 39' 17.00" N 16º 57' 52.79" W  
  Ponte dos Socorridos, Madeira click to enlarge!
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007

Machico Built:
 
Function: Pedestrian and road bridge
Position: 32º 43' 05.00" N 16º 45' 47.27" W  
Road bridge, Machico, Madeira Road bridge, Machico, Madeira !
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007


Porto Built:
Ponte 25 de Abril / Ponte das Antas
Function: Road bridge on Avenida 25 de Abril
Position: 41º 09' 22.00" N  8º 34' 55.94" W  
  Ponte das Antas, Porto  
Photo ©: Per Wåhlin, 2007