Ponte S. Cristoforo

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Basic Information
Bridge Code
Zucchetta Number
Canal Crossed
Handicapped Accessible?
Length (m)
Width (m)
Minimum Height (m)
Latitude (°)
Longitude (°)
Private
Crooked Bridge?

Overview of Bridge

The Ponte S. Cristoforo , constructed in 1792, was built primarily using Mattoni, Intonaco e Pietra d'Istria. It crosses the Rio Menuo o de la Verona bridging a gap which is 3.74 meters. The bridge is not a crooked bridge. On the northern side of the bridge is the sestiere of San Marco and on the southern side is also San Marco .There are 2 ramps. On the north side there are 8 steps, on the south side there are 4 steps. This results in a total of 12 steps. The height of a typical step is 14 meters, the thickness of a step is about 46.5 centimeters, and the width of a step is about 2.15 meters.The steps are paved with Trachite. The bridge is not handicapped accessible and it does not have an additional railing. The summit is 2.25 meters wide and 2.25 meters in length for a total area of about 5.06 meters. The summit is paved with Trachite. Also, this bridge has 1 arch. The bridge's Vuoto Decorato railing is made of Metallo and is about 4.00 meters wide . Finally, the bridge protrudes 0.2 meters to the North and 0.2 meters to the South.

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History

The following is any history we have regarding the bridge's origins:

�to S. Vito. From a small statue of St. Christopher, still a few years ago, scorgevasi placed above the old gate blocked. The name is repeated elsewhere. See Carmini (Bridge.

Location

The bridge is located at the following coordinates:

Latitude: 45.4335759° N

Longitude: 12.3328944° E

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