Ponte de le Torete

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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 Torete was built primarily using Mattoni, Intonaco e Pietra d'Istria. Since then the bridge was last restored on 01-Jan-99.It crosses the Rio de le Torete bridging a gap which is 5.34 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 9 steps, on the south side there are 9 steps. This results in a total of 18 steps. The height of a typical step is 13 meters, the thickness of a step is about 46 centimeters, and the width of a step is about 4.44 meters.The steps are paved with Trachite. The bridge is not handicapped accessible and it does not have an additional railing. The summit is 4.44 meters wide and 3.07 meters in length for a total area of about 13.63 meters. The summit is paved with Trachite. Also, this bridge has 1 arch. The bridge's Piena railing is made of Mattoni e Pietra d'Istria and is about 35.00 meters wide is about 0.78 meters tall. Finally, the bridge protrudes 0.3 meters to the North and 0.4 meters to the South.



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The bridge is located at the following coordinates:

Latitude: 45.4460359° N

Longitude: 12.3264585° E

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