“Stanley Bridge”… The first bridge to be constructed over the sea

Stanley Bridge is the first bridge in Egypt to be constructed over the sea, It was built in the late 1990s over Stanley bay, The bridge is named after the district where it is built, It is considered by many to be a major part of the reconstruction and decoration of Alexandria beach, the bridge preserves the architectural style of the famous and cosmopolitan Egyptian city, and became another landmark in the Mediterranean sea city after its inauguration in 2001.

 

Stanley Bridge is 400 meters long and 30 meters wide, it has four towers designed in the Islamic style, to compliment the royal palace in Al Montazah, The Bridge was built with the aim of enlarging the Alexandria beachside, as the narrow two-way street by the walk was suffering from too much traffic

 

While walking along Stanley Bridge, you will see fishermen line up on the Bridge waiting for their catch of the day, it constitutes amajor part of the reconstruction and decoration of Alexandria cornich.

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