Aamodt bridge

  • photo of Aamodt bridge
  • photo of Aamodt bridge
  • photo of Aamodt bridge
  • photo of Aamodt bridge
Original nameAamodt bru
LocationOslo, Oslo, Norway
CrossesAkerselva
Statusin use
Open1854
FunctionFootbridge
DesignSuspension bridge
Length54 m
Longest span54 m
Number of spans1
See bridge in maps

Aamodt bridge was built first of Drammenselva Buskerud in 1851. The bridge is one of the earliest chain suspension bridges in Norway. The bridge was dismantled due to poor condition and it was donated to Oslo city. Aamodt bridge located today at Grünerløkka in Oslo and crosses Akerselva.
On the right pillar there is an inscription which reads:
"Hundred men I can bear, but fails during rhythmic march."