|Utrecht, Catharijnebridge ±1913|
|According to tradition, Jan Bos (1872-1928) was supposed to have been a Bridge Keeper here, see the colored picture below.|
|Jan Bos (1872-1928)|
|Utrecht, Catharijnebidge ±1925|
|Utrecht, Catharijnebridge year unknown|
|Utrecht Catharijnebridge, 1972|
|Utrecht, Catharijnesingel ±1972|
|This work to remove the Oude Singel (water out!) and turn it into a "sunken" four-lane motorway is now a thing of the past in 2019, where in the photo above the cars are still driving, has actually become again a Singel with water, in short it has cost hundreds of millions, but see here how it has turned out now, via Google Maps.|
|The way it should look in the end anno 2020 - The Singel is round again|
|Catharijnesingel Utrecht 12-09-2020|
|In September 2020, Utrecht refilled symbolic the last stretch of the Catharijnesingel with a huge bucket of water.|
|If the Bridge Keeper from then, Jan Bos had known all this, the man would have turned around in his grave!|
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