Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan
427 feet high / 130 meters high
574 foot span / 175 meter span
Japan's third highest beam span, the Nagakura Bridge opened in 2004 across a new reservoir near the city of Hachinohe.
The span configuration of 110 +175 +115 +48 meters is supported on two of Japan's tallest piers ever at 87 and 81 meters.
Image by Hiroki Takada.
The Kawakubo Bridge also crosses the reservoir at a much lower elevation.
The Hatanai Bridge is the 3rd beam bridge crossing of the reservoir.
Nagakura Bridge satellite image.
Nagakura Bridge location map.