Ruda Bridge


This rolling bridge has a span of 7.5 metres. It is 15 metres long and 3.5 metres wide. It is said to have been built in Motala and can carry a load of 2.5 tons. In 2017-18 it was transported to AB Göta kanalbolag workshop in Sjötorp for renovations. 

Built: 1825

Type: Rolling bridge

Technical facts: The bridges at Näs, Kungs Norrby, Sörby, Sjöbacka and Ljung west are also operated from Ruda.