Planned by the engineer Teófilo Seyrig, a disciple of Eiffel, it was inaugurated in 1886 and it is composed by two overlapping iron decks. In Oporto.
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The bridge, crossing the Algibre stream, features five arches, one of them rebuilt in the medieval period.
The Vasco da Gama Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge in Portugal, opened on 4 April 1998 - shortly before Expo 98. At 17.2km it is one of the world's longest bridges.
25 April Bridge has been the road and rail connection between both banks of the river Tagus in Lisbon.
With a central span of over one kilometer and a total length of 2.3 km it is one of the longest suspended bridges in the world.
The main symbol of Ponte de Lima, that together with the river names the town, is its bridge. In reality, it’s a composite formed by two bridges: a medieval part, which is bigger, and the roman part of the bridge, it is five arches long, starting from the big arch already lying on the old, dry riverbed.