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This is a list of the only bridge from the suspension bridge inventory for the country Egypt. Wherever you see a "Bridgemeister ID" number you can click it to isolate the bridge on its own page. Click here to go to the list of countries.
Giza, Egypt (Giza Zoo)
Bridgemeister ID:1001
Structurae ID:0005881
Principals:Gustave Eiffel
Main cables:Wire
Suspended spans:1
  • Beautiful little iron suspension bridge. A Cairo Times article (June 12, 1997) by Samir Raafat describes describes it as a "light suspension bridge built by Alexandre-Gustave Eiffel and brought to Cairo when [Khedive] Ismail visited the Paris Exhibition" which dates it to around 1900.

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