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Demerara Harbour Bridge, Georgetown
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Take a drive across the engineering phenomenon that is Demerara Harbour Bridge. This structure stretches 1.8 km (1.15 mi) across the Demerara River and is one of the longest floating bridges in the world. The bridge has a 7.9 m (26 ft) vertical clearance for smaller watercraft and two retracting spans creating a 77.4 m (254 ft) horizontal clearance for larger vessels. To visit Demerara Harbour Bridge and get the most from your holiday in Georgetown, create itinerary details personal to you using our Georgetown travel itinerary planner.
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  • Still alive Baily Bridge remains in a few places in the world. BB stock was manufactured during World War II and were used by the Allied forces of the transitions of large bodies of water, either as a unifying bridge or ferry! In Europe, all BB bridges away but in some places in South America, see Bridge stock left!
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  • We were reviewing the possibility of developing land upstream of the bridge as a supply base to support some offshore oil & gas activities. We walked along the footpath beside the road deck to the cen...  more »
  • Although not the primary reason for visiting Guyana, it's an interesting enough event. The bridge opens daily from 1100 until 1230 to let through river traffic so avoid crossing at this time, We cross...  more »