Ponte del Piovan o del Volto

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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 del Piovan o del Volto was built primarily using Mattoni, Intonaco e Pietra d'Istria. It crosses the Rio Widman bridging a gap which is 6.13 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 8 steps. This results in a total of 17 steps. The height of a typical step is 13 meters, the thickness of a step is about 43 centimeters, and the width of a step is about 2.06 meters.The steps are paved with Trachite. The bridge is not handicapped accessible and it does not have an additional railing. The summit is 3.33 meters wide and 2.87 meters in length for a total area of about 9.56 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 3.00 meters wide is about 1.03 meters tall. Finally, the bridge protrudes 0.15 meters to the North and 0 meters to the South.



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

�said the Face in S. Maria Nuova. See Piovan (Calle etc..'s And Face (Calle del.


The bridge is located at the following coordinates:

Latitude: 45.4398849° N

Longitude: 12.3395708° E

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