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Summary

Trajan's Bridge or Bridge of Apollodorus. For more than 1,000 years it was the longest arch bridge.

Class:

  • Bridge
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

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OmnesViae import TPPlace1749

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Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Trajan's Bridge or Bridge of Apollodorus. The first bridge that was be built over the lower Danube. For more than 1,000 years it was the longest arch bridge in both total and span length.

The bridge is depicted on Trajan's Column as can be seen on the image1.

References

  1. Wikipedia: Trajan's Bridge