Ponte de le Guglie

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

Overview of Bridge

The Ponte de le Guglie was built primarily using Mattoni e Pietra d'Istria. It crosses the Canal de Cannaregio bridging a gap which is 20.91 meters. The bridge is not a crooked bridge. On the northern side of the bridge is the sestiere of Cannaregio and on the southern side is also Cannaregio .There are 2 ramps. On the north side there are 16 steps, on the south side there are 15 steps. This results in a total of 31 steps. The height of a typical step is 13 meters, the thickness of a step is about 92 centimeters, and the width of a step is about 7.63 meters.The steps are paved with Trachite. The bridge is not handicapped accessible and it does not have an additional railing. The summit is 7.63 meters wide and 4.52 meters in length for a total area of about 34.49 meters. The summit is paved with Trachite. Also, this bridge has 1 arch. The bridge's Colonnette railing is made of Pietra d'Istria and is about 37.00 meters wide is about 1.05 meters tall. Finally, the bridge protrudes 3.2 meters to the North and 1.15 meters to the South.



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

. See Cannaregio.


The bridge is located at the following coordinates:

Latitude: 45.4436616° N

Longitude: 12.3255289° E

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