Puente de los Franceses, Madrid

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The Puente de los Franceses (Bridge of the Frenchmen) railway viaduct is located in Madrid, Spain. Comprising five semi-circular brick skew arches, it was built in the second half of the 19th century to carry the railway line from the north (Madrid - Venta de Baños - Irun) across the River Manzanares.
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  • Puente de los Franceses is a 19th century bridge, constructed by French engineers, hence its name. It was built to carry the railway over the river Manzanares. It is quite an attractive bridge with...  more »
  • Living out in Majadahonda, I have probably crossed this bridge a couple hundred times when ai worked at the Americam Embassy. Still signals entering Madrid for me and as you approach with the Royal.....  more »
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  • Beatifull bridge but there are people living below
  • Beautiful Victorian style Bridge red (you get the lame), very nice from the distance and below is a climbing with enough crash, to climb is not strictly necessary ropes but if advisable, good place to spend the afternoon and Side of the Manzanares River.
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