Pont Transbordeur - Maison du Transbordeur, Rochefort

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Pont Transbordeur - Maison du Transbordeur is one of only eight transporter bridges left in the world. A transporter bridge passes vehicles and people over water in a pod suspended from a trolley rolling under the deck. Today this engineering work of art is reserved for pedestrians and cyclists. The bridge connects the two banks of the Charente, between the towns of Rochefort and 'd Échillais. Visit the museum to learn more about the bridges of Rochefort. To visit Pont Transbordeur - Maison du Transbordeur on your holiday in Rochefort, and find out what else Rochefort has to offer, use our Rochefort.
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  • Fascinating structure under restoration. Nice walk along the water to get there or go by the tourist train  more »
  • Impressive structure but as reported there are visual restrictions. Does take up the skyline and when restored will be a real sight. Worth checking out.  more »
  • Superb quiet and enriching place
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  • Very interesting and suitable for children (many games in relation to ferries)
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