The bridge is single-span, metal, of frame type. A feature of the bridge is that in terms of (top) it is a trapezoid. This is due to the fact that the bridge is located at the mouth of the Yauza River at its confluence with the Moscow River.
Upstream of the river is the Astakhovsky bridge.
Nearest metro: Taganskaya, Novokuznetskaya, Kitay-Gorod.
Attractions nearby: Stalinist skyscraper on Kotelnicheskaya embankment, Novospassky Monastery, Novospassky Bridge, Krasnokholmskaya Embankment, Shlyuzovoy Bridge, Kosmodamianskaya embankment, Bolshoy Krasnokholmsky Bridge, Kotelnicheskaya embankment, Goncharnaya embankment, Krigskomissariat, Red Square, Kremlin.
See also bridges and embankments of Moscow.