Belize City Swing Bridge, circa 1940.
This was the original swing bridge over Haulover Creek, and was built (in England) in 1922 and installed by a New Orleans company in 1923.
The current bridge, the Belcan Bridge, cost $1 million and was built under a Canadian aid program, "opened" on December 3, 1969
Click here for a photo of the current swing bridge
Photograph courtesy Neil Fraser Gallery
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