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  Memorial Bridge

 

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The Memorial Bridge, also known as the Phra Phutta Yotfa Bridge or Rama I Bridge, connects Bangkok's Phra Nakhon district with the Thonburi side, across the Chao Phraya River (fig.). The bridge was opened in 1932, the year of the commemorations of the 150th anniversary of the Chakri Dynasty (fig.). On the Thonburi side, it is located near Wat Prayun Wongsahwaht.

See also POSTAGE STAMPS.