This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges.
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|Paris, France (Seine River)|
- Failed when almost complete in 1826. MOS: "On the 6th of September, a water-pipe, which was laid in the ground on the side of the Champs Elysées, and came near the abutments on that side of the river, burst, and, softening the ground about the abutment, it gave way under the strain produced by the weight of the bridge."
- Replaced by 1829 Invalides (l'Allee-d'Antin) - Paris, France.
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