Ponte de le Pignate

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Canal Crossed
Handicapped Accessible?
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Crooked Bridge?

Overview of Bridge

The Ponte de le Pignate , constructed in 1933, was built primarily using Mattoni e Pietra d'Istria. It crosses the Rio dei Scoacamini bridging a gap which is 5.89 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 14 steps, on the south side there are 12 steps. This results in a total of 26 steps. The height of a typical step is 11 meters, the thickness of a step is about 40 centimeters, and the width of a step is about 2.3 meters.The steps are paved with Asfalto. The bridge is not handicapped accessible and it does not have an additional railing. The summit is 4.37 meters wide and 3 meters in length for a total area of about 13.11 meters. The summit is paved with Asfalto. Also, this bridge has 1 arch. The bridge's Vuoto Decorato railing is made of Metallo and is about 6.00 meters wide is about 1.14 meters tall. Finally, the bridge protrudes 0 meters to the North and 0.3 meters to the South.



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

�to S. Luke, in \Calle dei Fabbri.\ A workshop by \pignate\ or pots, scorgevasi a short time ago over this bridge, which before had appealed \Bridge Bonomo or Pignate,\ and once more \Bridge Bonomo Fruttariol\ for a Bonomo Bonomo, who in seventeenth century practiced here at the craft of fruttajuolo. He was quoted in 1679 before the \Avogadori 'testimony about what Joseph and brothers Monti, postulants affiliation to the original nationality. The potters had joined the \Squeleri\ and \Bocaleri,\ the art which we will discuss further on. See Squelini (Campiello dei. Other 'Calle delle Pignate �Havva in St. Martial.


The bridge is located at the following coordinates:

Latitude: 45.435472° N

Longitude: 12.3365614° E

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