Bridge of Tigris; historical bridge of Diyarbakır province

Diyarbakır province is one of the wealthy provinces in South Eastern region. As it was the destination between west and Mesopotamia. There is a bridge that is dated back to Roman age. The other name of the bridge is ten arched brige as it has ten archs on the bridge.

According to the inscription ( it was a proof of repair), it was reconstructed by Muslim forces in 10th century AD. We don’t have detailed information about it except this information. It is certain that it is one of the important bridges on trade routes.

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