Ponte sobre o rio Lima - Ponte de Lima, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas
N 41° 46.129 W 008° 35.073
29T E 534530 N 4624192
Quick Description: Bridge over the Lima river.
Location: Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Date Posted: 1/19/2011 12:36:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMAJ2T
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
Views: 4

Long Description:
?[PT]Monumento Nacional a ponte medieval que atravessa o Rio Lima, ao largo de Ponte de Lima. Esta ponte e este rio estão na origem do nome da cidade.

[ENG]National Monument the medieval bridge that crosses the River Lima, in Ponte de Lima. This bridge and the river give the name to the city.
Length of bridge: 600m

Height of bridge: 10m

What type of traffic does this bridge support?: Pedestrians

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
River Lima


Date constructed: 1 century and in 1370

Is the bridge still in service for its original purpose?: yes

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Ponte

Location:
Ponte de Lima


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