October 22, 2009

Inaguration of the Seto Ohashi Bridge

The Seto Ohashi Bridge connecting Honshu (mainland) and Shikoku (large island in the Seto Inland Sea) is inaugurated on April 10, 1988. The bridge is 9.4 kilometers long, made up of six branch bridge across 8 small islands. It is a two-storied bridge; the upper for automobiles and the lower for rail ways. The bridge seen from both ends is depicted on a se-tenant strip of four.

Stamp Issue: 1988-04-08


Suutaptem said...

I am collecting stamps show BRIDGES,too. I am from Vietnam.
Glad to make friend with you.

mg-philately said...

Thank you for your visit.
I am glad too to make friend with you.

Suutaptem said...

I want to exchange Bridges stamps with you. Please give me your email address.
Thank you very much.