January 05, 2014

Glorious Ferozepur- Kasur ( Empress Bridge ) Over Sutlej

The Majestic Road ( on top ) cum Rail Bridge at Hussainiwala ( Ferozepur ), inaugurated on 02 March 1887 , was dismantled during the 1971 War. Its piers are intact.

This bridgeshould be restored

The Bridge was an engineering marvel. It can be a heritage site.

For pic of the original bridge

http://in.geoview.info/historic_empress_bridge_ferozepur,61684765p

The current state of the once majestic bridge (  piers are intact )

http://www.panoramio.com/photo/60558689



The original approach road  Overbridge  Tower - Eastern Side- Left Bank- Ferozepur  Side ( end of the bridge for road to gain height above the railway line below )



http://www.stamps-auction.com/firozpur-old-postcard-defence-post-empress-bridge-rail-for-sale-85573

http://www.panoramio.com/photo/68228395

http://www.panoramio.com/photo/60558624

The current dilapidated / damaged state of the Over bridge for Road Passage at the Right Bank- Western - Kasur Side - near the site of Great Shaheeds' Samadhi 

https://www.google.co.in/search?q=hussainiwala+bridge&sa=N&espv=210&es_sm=93&tbm=isch&source=iu&imgil=EKA3FrBElbwDTM%253A%253Bhttps%253A%252F%252Fencrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com%252Fimages%253Fq%253Dtbn%253AANd9GcQh96YetKgffdOlQGDbC3fErG0BZbZBf1cnG_cASbdsE29b58XWSA%253B894%253B576%253BA1Xz9yQiSnSf9M%253Bhttp%25253A%25252F%25252Fwww.panoramio.com%25252Fphoto%25252F6233308&ei=LYrJUvXRNce_rgfZhIAI&ved=0CEMQ9QEwAw&biw=1024&bih=672




( Your Blog writer on  wheel chair - at site ) 
http://www.panoramio.com/photo/60558746
http://in.geoview.info/old_mile_stone,51571549p


http://www.panoramio.com/photo/57330286

http://www.irfca.org/gallery/Trips/north/mbhyan-north/DSC02149.jpg.html

http://www.irfca.org/gallery/Trips/north/mbhyan-north/DSCF3581.jpg.html

http://www.irfca.org/gallery/Trips/north/mbhyan-north/DSC02154.jpg.html

http://www.irfca.org/gallery/Trips/north/mbhyan-north/DSCF3594.jpg.html

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Please , also , click Attock Bridge on Indus

http://rareindiancollectibles.blogspot.in/2016/08/attock-rail-road-bridge-over-indus.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+RareIndianCollectibles+(Rare+Indian+Collectibles)







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