Queen Alexandrine Bridge
The Queen Alexandrine bridge is a road arch bridge that crosses Ulv Sund between the islands of Zeeland and Mon in Denmark.
Queen Alexandrine bridge
Official name Dronning Alexandrines Bro
Locale Zeeland and Mon, Denmark
Carries Motor vehicles
Crosses Ulv Sund
Design Arch bridge
Total length 746 metres
Width 10,7 metres
Longest span 127,5 metres
Clearance below 26 metres
Opening date 1943
It was the main road connection between the islands until the Faro Bridges were opened in 1985, which now provide a road link ro the western end of Mon.
Construction commenced 1939 and the bridge was opened on 30 May 1943. It is of steel arched construction, having 10 piers in the sea from which the arches spring.
The bridge is named after Queen Alexandrine, consort of King Christian X of Denmark.