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Howrah Bridge

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Address: Jagganath Ghat | 1, Strand Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001, India
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Connecter of Two Body part of West Bengal Called Rabindra Setu

Howrah Bridge which is also known as Rabindra Satu connect two main part of West Bengal one is Howrah and another Kolkata. This bridge is a historical memory lying over the Ganga... read more

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Howrah Bridge which is also known as Rabindra Satu connect two main part of West Bengal one is Howrah and another Kolkata. This bridge is a historical memory lying over the Ganga river. The whole Bridge is hanging over the river and the bolt which supports the bridge gives a classic look to this bridge. In evening the light works... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Howrah bridge looms large over the Hoogley river at Kolkata. It's an imposing structure, a cantilever suspension bridge which has NO nuts and bolts. It is held together by rivets. It connects Howrah with Kolkata and it's an extremely busy place. In fact it is said to be the busiest cantilever bridge in the world. It's not very long, about... More 

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When I passed through Howrah bridge then I was stunned that how this wonderful bridge made without pillar

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

every Kolkattaia may vist at least once in a month.It is the connection of of twin city Howrah.It is sometime horrible to us traffic jam.On the bank of the river specially in morning or evening it is beautiful.Specially on the morning fog or evening cloud it is dramatic.However my office is nearer to Howrah Bridge,the topmost side is visible,in a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Howrah Bridge also known as Rabindra Setu was made around British Times in 1943. Over the years while some minor maintainence were carried out, the cantilever Bridge still stands strong & Free (unlike Hooghly Setu which has a Toll). Connects Howrah & Kolkata Mainland

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Its great to see the ridge here in Kolkata in India. very amazing place to see with friends to have a great pleasure.

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You cannot skip this, though we got independence, still we derived alot in the bargain, the art, the culture, the heritage... Calcutta has it's charm, but the Howrah Bridge adds the jewels, the government has to take grave cognizance towards the infrastructure development. It's high time now

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The new Howrah bridge is the symbol excellence in Kolkata. This landmark is now a days begin very famous and you will find many times in many program and movies. You can take a ride from any of Kolkata city and just get around the new Howrah bridge.

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About few metres away from Howrah Railway Station it is situated.It is one of the oldest bridge of India made by British rulers.It is a cantilever bridge on the Hoogli river.Many visitors come here to see the bridge. On 14 June 1965 it was renamed Rabindra Setu after the great Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore, who was the first Indian and... More 

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It is the emblem or icon of Kolkata, the most renowned structure in India and the world. Constructed in 1943 during British Raj, actually a cantilever bridge with a suspended span connected Kolkata with Howrah over the Hooghly River. I crossed the bridge for several times to reach Howrah station and to visit the Western districts of West Bengal. Over... More 

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