Ponte de le Oche

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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 Oche was built primarily using Mattoni, Intonaco e Pietra d'Istria. It crosses the Rio de S. Zan Degol� bridging a gap which is 7.8 meters. The bridge is not a crooked bridge. On the northern side of the bridge is the sestiere of Santa Croce and on the southern side is also Santa Croce .There are 2 ramps. On the north side there are 10 steps, on the south side there are 9 steps. This results in a total of 19 steps. The height of a typical step is 15 meters, the thickness of a step is about 40 centimeters, and the width of a step is about 1.98 meters.The steps are paved with Asfalto. The bridge is not handicapped accessible and it does not have an additional railing. The summit is 2.24 meters wide and 2.65 meters in length for a total area of about 5.94 meters. The summit is paved with Asfalto. Also, this bridge has 1 arch. The bridge's Piena railing is made of Mattoni, Intonaco e Pietra d'Istria and is about 25.00 meters wide is about 0.98 meters tall. Finally, the bridge protrudes 0 meters to the North and 0 meters to the South.


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

�to S. James dall'Orio. Some birds, baptized by the common people for geese, you can see still some small carved paterae on the facade of an ancient building, situated at 'the foot of the bridge, so that with the nearby streets were told \dell'Oche.\


The bridge is located at the following coordinates:

Latitude: 45.4392563° N

Longitude: 12.3272271° E

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