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Belmopan, Cayo, Belize
 

Agripino Cawich Bridge

 
 
Agripino Cawich Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 27, 2015
1. Agripino Cawich Bridge Marker
Inscription.
This bridge was inaugurated on July 05, 2005 by Hon. Said Musa, Prime Minister of Belize, in tribute to the late Hon. Agripino Cawich whose vision and determination made this construction a reality. This 114 m Calendar Hamilton Truss Bridge System was designed by Halcrow Ltd. and built by Johnston International with funding from the Belize Bank. First open to traffic on May 06, 2005.

 
Erected 2005.
 
Location. 17° 16.008′ N, 88° 48.754′ W. Marker is in Belmopan, Cayo. Touch for map. The marker is directly fixed to the bridge across the Belize River going from Roaring Creek Village to Valley of Peace Village. Marker is in this post office area: Belmopan, Cayo 7KZ1T KVB0K, Belize.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 6 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Founding of Belmopan (approx. 3.5 kilometers away); Harriot W. Topsey (approx. 4.3 kilometers away); Rt. Hon. George C. Price (approx. 5.9 kilometers away).
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Wide view of Agripino Cawich Bridge trusswork image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 27, 2015
2. Wide view of Agripino Cawich Bridge trusswork
Wide view of Agripino Cawich Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 27, 2015
3. Wide view of Agripino Cawich Bridge Marker
Marker is on the right of the bridge.
Belize River from the Agripino Cawich Bridge image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 27, 2015
4. Belize River from the Agripino Cawich Bridge
Before the bridge vehicles crossed by way of a cable-assisted ferry at the point shown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 493 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 5, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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