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Name Miho Bridge, Japan
Owner Shinji Shumeikai
Design Leslie E Robertson Associates
Architect I M Pei
Contractor Shimizu Corporation,
Kawasaki Heavy Industries
Where Shigaraki Mountains, S E Kyoto near to the town of Shigoraki
Latitude N 34 54' 54"
Longitude E 136 01' 06"
When 1997
Why Built as a transition between rugged terrain and the Miho Museum
Overall type Hanging - cable stayed
Width 7.5 m.
Length 120 m.
Main span 120 m.
Materials Steel
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