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Ponte Romana do Almargem, Tavira, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut
N 37° 08.966 W 007° 37.231
29S E 622503 N 4112340
Quick Description: An ancient bridge, built by the Romans
Location: Faro, Portugal
Date Posted: 9/25/2011 1:27:46 PM
Waymark Code: WMCNGH
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
Views: 3

Long Description:
This Roman bridge over the stream of Almargem is mentioned in documents from the 15th Century.
Length of bridge: Abou 30 m

Height of bridge: About 3 m

What type of traffic does this bridge support?: Regular road traffic

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
It crosses a stream


Date constructed: Ancient Times

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

Name of road or trail the bridge services: EN1236

Location:
Tavira


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