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pierre la·porte bridge

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  1. Pierre Laporte Bridgenoun

    a suspension bridge across the Saint Lawrence River at Quebec

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  1. Pierre Laporte Bridge

    The Pierre Laporte Bridge (French: Pont Pierre-Laporte) is the longest main span suspension bridge in Canada. It crosses the Saint Lawrence River approximately 200 metres (660 ft) west (upstream) of the Quebec Bridge between Quebec City and Lévis, Quebec. It is the longest non-tolled suspension bridge in the world at 1,041 metres (3,415 ft).It was originally named the New Quebec Bridge (Nouveau pont de Québec) and was supposed to be called Pont Frontenac (Frontenac Bridge) until it was renamed in honour of Quebec Vice-Premier Pierre Laporte, who was kidnapped and murdered during the October Crisis of 1970 as construction of the bridge was nearing completion. The bridge was constructed for the Province of Quebec, Department of Roads in a joint venture with the private firm of Parsons Transportation Group. It carries Autoroute 73, north from Autoroute 20, the Trans-Canada Highway, to Quebec City and Autoroute 40, and northwards towards Saguenay.

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  1. pierre laporte bridge

    The Pierre Laporte Bridge is a suspension bridge located in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. It crosses the Saint Lawrence River from the west part of Quebec City to the south part, connecting it with Lévis. Named after former Quebec Vice-Premier Pierre Laporte, it is the longest main span suspension bridge in Canada.

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  1. Pierre Laporte Bridge

    The Pierre Laporte Bridge is the longest main span suspension bridge in Canada. It crosses the Saint Lawrence River approximately 200 metres west of the famous Quebec Bridge between historic Quebec City and Lévis, Quebec. It is the longest non-tolled suspension bridge in the world. It was originally named the New Quebec Bridge and was supposed to be called Pont Frontenac until it was renamed in honour of Quebec Vice-Premier Pierre Laporte, who was kidnapped and murdered during the October Crisis of 1970 as construction of the bridge was nearing completion. It was constructed for the Province of Quebec, Department of Roads in a joint venture with the private firm of Parsons Transportation Group. It carries Autoroute 73, north from Autoroute 20, the Trans-Canada Highway, to Quebec City and Autoroute 40, and northwards towards Saguenay, Quebec.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pierre Laporte Bridge in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pierre Laporte Bridge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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