10 Lines Essay on Howrah Bridge in English for Students

  1. Howrah Bridge is located in Kolkata, West Bengal. 
  2. It is extremely popular and extremely beautiful, visited by many foreigners.
  3.  The bridge is about 457 m. The bridge was designed by M/s. Rendell, Palmer and Tritton, Consulting Engineers.
  4.  It took 8 years to complete the bridge. 
  5. A fact to keep in mind is that parts of this bridge were built in England and then shipped to India to be assembled. 
  6. On June 14, 1965, the bridge was renamed. 
  7. It is called Rabindra Setu. 
  8. The inspiration behind the renaming was after the great Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore.
  9.  It is still popularly known as Howrah Bridge. 
  10. This bridge is one of the busiest cantilever bridges in the world.