Spean Dach

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Spean Dach
Native Nameស្ពានដាច់
BA#C0103028
CISARK#18
IK#768
SizeLarge
ConditionRuin
TypeAncient Bridge
Location
VillageTrapeang Thma Kandal
CommunePaoy Char
DistrictPhnom Srok
ProvinceBanteay Meanchey
CountryCambodia
Coordinates13.78321, 103.30762
History
Founded12th Century
BuilderJayavarman VII
Art StyleBayon
MaterialLaterite



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Site Size & Condition: Ancient Bridge Spean Dach (ស្ពានដាច់ - Pronounced: Spien Dutch) one of the many historic bridges built by King Jayavarman VII that spans the Royal roads leading out from Angkor to the far stretches of the empire. This bridge is a relatively large bridge, reportedly 89m x 9m, only a few arches can still be seen, as most of the bridge has been buried under the new paved road.


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