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Engineering Relic.

Buenos Aires Transporter Bridge was completed in 1914. The bridge was in use until 1960 and since... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Dan L
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Bunbury, Australia
A must for engineers!!!

As I'm married to one you can imagine his excitement when we passed by this by accident. There are... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2014
Lynne S
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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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2 Jun 2018
“Unused”
4 Oct 2017
“National historic monument the only one old transporter in America”
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Av Alte Brown y el Riachuelo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
La Boca
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Reviewed 14 February 2014 via mobile

As I'm married to one you can imagine his excitement when we passed by this by accident. There are few left working in the world (apparently)!

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This is a old passenger transporter bridge which is abandoned now just a metal junk not a tourist attraction.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Closer to Caminito La Boca neighbourhood this 1914 platforn carries people the other side of Riachuelo River

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

Buenos Aires Transporter Bridge was completed in 1914. The bridge was in use until 1960 and since 1999 is a National Historic Monument of Argentina. The transporter bridge was the first link to connect Buenos Aires with the outskirts on the other side of the...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 25 March 2016

This is an ugly transporter bridge in the La Boca neighbourhood right next to Caminito. It is actually a crime hotspot and tourists are advised to stay away from the base of it. Avoid.

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Reviewed 13 September 2014

Seeing it from a distance I was curios how it works and why such a strange design. It turns out the bridge consists of a platform that carries cars and people to the other side of the river. A truly unique system! Now the new...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2014 via mobile

As I'm married to one you can imagine his excitement when we passed by this by accident. There are few left working in the world (apparently)!

1  Thank Lynne S
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