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BUILDING
 
 
Kingsgate Footbridge
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DESIGNER
 
 
Arup Associates
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CONTEXT
 
Location
Ove Arup, Kingsgate Footbridge, Durham, England, UK
Relationship with the location
Ove Arup, Kingsgate Footbridge, Durham, England, UK
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MATERIALS
 
reinforced concrete, bronze

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LOCATION
 
Continent
Europe
Nation
United Kingdom
State
England
Region
North East
County
Durham
District
City of Durham
Town
Durham
Address
Wear river
 
 
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TYPOLOGY
 
ARCHITECTURE
Transport buildings and structures
Bridges and walkways
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CHRONOLOGY
 
Realisation
1963
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AWARDS
 
1998
Grade I listed
Statutory List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest
1993
Mature Concrete Structures Award
Concrete Society
1965
Civic Trust Award
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BIBILIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES
 
 
"Sir Ove Arup: The design of bridges", The Arup Journal 44, 2/2009, p. 13 (2-13)
Jørgen Nissen, "Foreword", The Arup Journal 44, 2/2009, p. 3 (2-13)
Ursula Baus, Mike Schlaich, Fußgängerbrücken, Birkhäuser, Basel 2007, pp. 66-67
Bruno Zevi, Spazî dell'architettura moderna, Einaudi, Torino 1973, tav. 586 [XII. La terza età itinerarî degli anni cinquanta ottanta]
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CLIENT
 
 
University of Durham
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DIMENSIONAL
DATA
 
Lenght
main span m. 31
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STRUCTURES
 
 
Ove Arup & Partners
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STAFF
 
Project
Ove Arup & Partners
Design
Ove Arup
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CREDITS
 
 
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Ove Arup, Kingsgate Footbridge, Durham, England, UK



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