Jalan Jenderal Sudirman

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Jalan Jenderal Sudirman
Sudirman Road
JalanJenderalSudirmanJakarta.jpg
A view of Jalan Jenderal Sudirman
Former name(s)Djalan Raja Djendral Sudirman
OwnerPemprov DKI Jakarta
Maintained byDinas Pekerjaan Umum DKI Jakarta
Length4.1 km (2.5 mi)
LocationSouth Jakarta and Central Jakarta
South endPatung Pemuda Membangun
North endThe bridge of West Flood Canal

Jalan Jenderal Sudirman or Jalan Sudirman (Sudirman Road) is a major thoroughfare in Jakarta, Indonesia. The road runs from Patung Pemuda Membangun at the south end to the bridge of the West Flood Canal at the north. The road had been built between 1949 and 1953 to connect Central Jakarta with Kebayoran Baru.[1]

COLLECTIE TROPENMUSEUM Het aanleggen van de hoofdverkeersweg van Djakarta naar Kebajoran TMnr 60054772.jpg
Sudirman Road in 1992.
Sudirman Road in 2017

A part of Jakarta MRT runs underneath the total length of Sudirman Road. Five stations of the MRT located along this road.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Merrillees 2015, p. 37.

Cited works[edit]

  • Herdruk Topografische Dienst Nederland; Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen (1930s). "Jakarta" (Map). Plattegrond van Batavia [Map of Batavia]. 1:20,000 (in Dutch). Retrieved November 9, 2016.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
  • Merrillees, Scott (2015). Jakarta: Portraits of a Capital 1950-1980. Jakarta: Equinox Publishing. ISBN 9786028397308.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)