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Bridge across the Pruth River

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ID:
1559
Place
Chernivtsi
Date:
1909
Technique:
Postcard
Size of the resource:
90х140 mm
Creator
Unknown
Collection
Library of the Institute of Ethnology Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Lviv
Copyright
Biblioteka Instytutu Narodoznawstwa, Lwów
Publisher
Unknown
Description
The postcard shows the bridge for pedestrians and individual transportation. The first wooden bridge across the Pruth was built in 1835, replaced by a construction of stone and iron in 1871. It was rebuilt in 1909. The photo, however, seems to show the old bridge of 1871.
Helmut Kusdat
Tags:
Czernowitz, bridges, river Pruth, people fishing
Category:
Technical artifacts
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