Laviolette Bridge - Pont Laviolette

A graceful arch across the St Lawrence River at Trois Rivières, Quebec. Work began on the bridge in 1964 and twelve workers died during its construction . It was inaugurated December 20, 1967 and named in honour of Sieur de Laviolette, the founder of Trois Rivières. Also see www.flickr.com/photos/muckyporter/7168790822/ (source en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laviolette_Bridge ).

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Taken on July 28, 2006