Tintagel Castle Footbridge

American Bridge UK Limited were commissioned to build Tintagel Castle’s new footbridge in North Cornwall.  This footbridge has over a 58-metre drop between two cliffs that has reconnected two sides of a medieval ruin.

Tintagel Castle Bridge is formed of two 30-metre-long cantilevers.  This is to taken over where the original bridge between the island and the mainland was prior to it being lost some time between the 15th and 16th century.

 

Project Details

  • Location: Tintagel, Plymouth
  • Structure Type: New Build
  • Client: English Heritage
  • Delivery Model: Build
  • Status: Completed