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Negrelliho viaduct
Prague

The Negrelli bridge, which crosses the Moldau River and is still in use, consists of 85 arches, with span lengths ranging from 6.4 – 25.3 meters. The second oldest bridge in Prague, it was constructed between 1846 and 1850 and is considered the most beautiful and longest railway bridge in Prague. More than one kilometer long and formerly linking Prague with Dresden, it comes from Karlin to Holesovice over the Stvanice island, connecting the main railway station to the Bubny station. It is the longest bridge/viaduct in the Czech Republic and was constructed with crushed stone, sandstone, and Bohemian granite.

Copyright: Jakub hruska
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Uploaded: 22/04/2009
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