Painstakingly designed 11,000-piece Meccano bridge sets a world record
LONDON — Engineering students from Queen’s University in Belfast set a world record Saturday with their bridge built from model construction system Meccano that spans 100 feet across Clarendon dock.
Representatives from Guinness World Records confirmed it has set a world record for largest ever Meccano construction.
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The bridge had to be over 23 metres (75.5 feet) long and 12 metres (39.4 feet) wide to beat the previous record.
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