Stamp Issue : 1967-05-06
Aquitaine Bridge (Pont d'Aquitaine) is France's second largest suspension bridge spanning the Garonne, north-west of the city of Bordeaux. It forms part of the ring-road of Bordeaux and carries the A630 autoroute. It was completed in 1967 and it has 1757 meters in length and the main span is 394 meters long. Its effective road surface is 20 meters wide and is suspended 53 meters above the river.