© Junta de Extremadura
Roman Bridge over the Albarregas River
Paraje Pantano de Proserpina
06800 Mérida, Badajoz (Extremadura)
World Heritage, a certification granted by UNESCO.
The smaller bridge
Built during the Augustus period and indicated the northern exit of the colony. It has four ashlar arches with two more open arches that are the spillway of the aqueduct. It is parallel to Milagros aqueduct.
- Construction: Bridge
- Artistic period: Classical-Roman
- Historic period: Romanisation (A.D.)
- Setting: Milagros aqueduct.