Pont Eiffel : Eiffel bridge

 Before he became the great Monsieur Eiffel of ‘Eiffel Tower’ fame, Gustav  came this way to design a pretty little bridge that I often cross…

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Pont Eiffel, Louben is one of the last remaining bridges of it’s style in France, constructed with eight fine support arcs of ironwork and railings above. It has been rebuilt so that the ironwork no longer supports the bridge and is preserved for us to enjoy.

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In 1860

the bells ring

for a blessing

and a christening

‘Pont Eiffel’ bridge.

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