Bascule bridge in Gdańsk
Drawbridge over the moat outside the fortress Wisłoujście its form refers to the fortress wooden structure at the end of the nineteenth century. Equipped with a characteristic of this period in the form of portal components drawbridge, gates and manual mechanism of deception, can open weighing about 17 tons of movable span during little less than 2 minutes. Facing steel construction with oak facing. lenght total is 30 meters. Bascule span length is 8 meters. Most were completed in 2006.