Bridge of Legions / Most Legii - Prague, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dáin & Olík
N 50° 04.881 E 014° 24.603
33U E 457791 N 5547842
Quick Description: Bridge over Vltava river connects Lesser Town and New Town.
Location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia
Date Posted: 4/30/2009 4:31:30 AM
Waymark Code: WM6A3X
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
Views: 199

Long Description:
Bridge of Legions was buildt during 1898 - 1901 and replaced Emperor Franz I. chain bridge.

"New" bridge consists of 9 arcs, its lenght is 350 m and width is 16,4 m. On both sides are 2 towers, former tollhouses.
Length of bridge: 350 m

What type of traffic does this bridge support?: pedestrians, motor vehicles, trams

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
Vltava river


Date constructed: 1901

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

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Narodni trida

Location:
Prague


Height of bridge: Not listed

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