"Chain bridge" Chain Bridge -Szecheny Lanchid Tip by mvtouring

Chain Bridge -Szecheny Lanchid, Budapest: 105 reviews and 215 photos

 
 

In 1832 , the earl Széchenyi started preparation to build this bridge. This is the oldest connection between the two old cities of Pest and Buda. The two famous builders of the
bridge over the Thames in London, Tierney William Clark and Adam Clark was awarded the assignment.

In 1849 the 375 meters long bridge was completed. today the bridge is a symbol for freedom.

Address: Above the Danube
Directions: Just follow the Danube. You'll surely find them. :-) From North to South: Northern Railway Connector, Arpad, Margharet, Szechenyi Chain, Elisabeth, Liberty, Petofi, Lagymanyosi, S Railway Connector
Website: http://www.bridgesofbudapest.com/bridge/chain_bridge

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  • Written Apr 15, 2009
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