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The Jules Wijdenbosch Bridge (Dutch: Jules Wijdenboschbrug), also called Suriname bridge and known locally as Bosje Brug, is a bridge over the Suriname River between the capital city Paramaribo and Meerzorg in the Commewijne District. The bridge is part of the East-West Link, and is named after former president Jules Wijdenbosch. Constructed by Dutch constructor Ballast-Nedam, the bridge has two lanes, is 1504 metres long, and was opened on 20 May 2000.Jules Wijdenbosch Bridge is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , international travel planner Edition.
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I think it's pathetic and sad that a simple Bridge that is meant as a Crossing between two districts in this case specifically Paramaribo and Commewijne it's being used and or seen as a tourist... more »
although the building is only some 15 years it seems to be in desperate need of repair. Also why did they not construct a 2 lane bridge in both directions. always congested. more »
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