1897: The Inauguration of a Bridge in Senegal — Transportation History

July 14, 1897 In West Africa, a road bridge in what is now the Republic of Senegal was officially opened. (At the time of the bridge’s debut, Senegal was a colonial territory of France.) This bridge, which was built across the Senegal River to connect the island and town of Saint-Louis with the mainland, replaced […]

1897: The Inauguration of a Bridge in Senegal — Transportation History