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NZASM South-Eastern Line Bridge over the Leonards Spruit
Volksrust district, Mpumalanga

NZASM: Nederlandsche Zuid-Afrikaansche Spoorweg-Maatschappij: Architect

Date:1894-6
Type:Railway Bridge
Status:Ruin

 


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Coordinates:
27°14'54.20" S 29°45'23.20" E Alt: 1668m


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Between Zandspruit and Markgraafspruit Stations are the crumbling piers of Leonards Spruit Bridge, one of the central piers already having disappeared, one of the sandstone piers of the three of 5m span plate-girder bridge, easily seen from the nearby R23 national road.

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

De Jong, RC, Van der Waal, GM & Heydenrych, DH. 1988. NZASM 100 : 1887-1899, the buildings, steam engines and structures of the Netherlands South African Railway Company. Pretoria: C. Van Rensburg Publications on behalf of the Human Sciences Research Council. pg 195