Tuesday, 30 November 2021

Mahakanadarawa Stone Bridge

Mahakanadarawa Stone Bridge is an ancient bridge located near Mahakanadarawa Wewa in Anuradhapura District, Sri Lanka.

History
This bridge is believed to have been erected at the same time as Mahakanadarawa Wewa built by King Mahasena (276-303 A.D.). The ancient road that was running from Anuradhapura to the north of the country would have lain over this bridge.
 
The bridge
The bridge is 78 ft. long and 8.5 ft. wide and made of smoothened rock slabs.

Location Map

This page was last updated on 11 December 2021
For a complete tourist map follow this link: Lankapradeepa Tourist Map

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