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Wakamiya Bridge
埼玉県坂戸市

若宮橋は埼玉県坂戸市を流れる高麗川(こまがわ)にかかる全長約100mの県内最長の木製冠水橋である。冠水橋(かんすい)という名称は埼玉県の特に荒川水系特有の呼び方のようで、正式な土木用語は潜水橋や潜り橋と言う。橋の上流部にある斜めの木材は流木よけで、漂流物から橋を守る役割を果たすためのものである。

Copyright: Katsunori takamatsu
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Resolution: 7600x3800
送信日: 08/10/2009
更新日: 23/02/2012
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