Tuesday, November 25, 2008

France - Pont-Saint-Esprit 聖思捷橋


Stamp Issue : 1966-04-23 

St. Esprit Bridge (Pont-Saint-Esprit) across the River Rhone, in the same name place of Pont-St-Esprit, in southern France.
It was built between 1265 and 1309 by the friars of St. Esprit friary.(the oldest bridge on the Rhone)It has almost 919 meters in length and 25 archs. Bridge showed in a picture of the 18th century.


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