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Nice Bascule bridge

I am a huge fan of bridges - especially bascule bridges (which move). SO when I came across this in... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2019
Xcloose
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London, United Kingdom
Easy crossing - beware of the unavailable 30 minutes

There is a timetable next to the bridge telling you when it will lift and for how long. It seems to... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2019
tinylass
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Jun 23, 2019
“Nice Bascule bridge”
Apr 19, 2019
“Easy crossing - beware of the unavailable 30 minutes”
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Reviewed November 4, 2019 via mobile

I'm a sucker for a moving bridge. This one didn't disappoint! It links both sides of the river. It's on a schedule and raises/goes down every half hour. If you can catch it, then do.

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed June 23, 2019

I am a huge fan of bridges - especially bascule bridges (which move). SO when I came across this in Gdansk and happened to catch it moving, I was overjoyed! Over the next few days, I caught it opening and closing quite a few times...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 19, 2019

There is a timetable next to the bridge telling you when it will lift and for how long. It seems to lift up every hour and stay up for 30 minutes each time. I presume this gives boats the time to get in and out...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

Wartka bridge allows you to go to the waterfront of the Motława River, which is a great attraction for walkers. The bridge itself is nothing special. The newly built bridge is typical of modern architecture

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

This is a modern drawbridge that looks cool,the bridge raisers to allow riverboat to pass through and the bridge brings you over to the Fish Market,WW2 Museum,Baltic Philharmonic and some other great attractions . The bridge looks superb and spans the River Motława and makes...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

Seems to resemble a similar bridge in Copenhagen, but fits very well there and makes crossing the river much easier

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

Allows the new communities near to the WW2 museum to access the other bank. This bridge lifts to allow river traffic to pass by and the lift only takes a minute or two. It does make for a nice little river walk circuit in the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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