Hangang Railway Bridge [한강철교]

God's Quiz 5 (2018-19); Rich Family's Son (2018); Bride of the Water God 2017 (2017); The Best Hit (2017); Chief Kim (2017); Please Find Her (2017); Who Are You: School 2015 (2015); Temptation (2014)

Han Woo-ju (Jung So-min) continues to walk aimlessly after her outburst at Ji Young-won (Park Ye-jin) at her clinic, and eventually comes to an overpass just opposite this bridge in episode 20 (full episode 10) of Soul Mechanic/Fix You/Soul Repairer (영혼수선공) (KBS2, 2020). It is here that she re-reads Lee Shi-joon’s (Shin Ha-kyun) text message to her, which calms her down.

Yoo Hyun-jae (Yoon Si-yoon) sits down for a moment in episode 4 of The Best Hit (최고의 한방) (KBS2, 2017) to come to turns with his time travel to 2017; with Hangang Railway Bridge in the background.

This bridge is also seen in the background of these scenes in the following dramas:

— When the team goes to examine a body found along the park’s  jogging track in episode 9 of Quiz From God: Reboot/God’s Quiz 5 (신의 퀴즈 리부트) (OCN, 2018-19).

— When Nam Soo-hee (Lee Seung-yeon) goes for a walk in episode 46 of Rich Family’s Son (부잣집 아들) (MBC, 2018).

— When Habaek (Nam Joo-hyuk) first bumps into a bunch of exercising ajummas in episode 2 of Bride of the Water God 2017 (하백의 신부 2017) (tvN, 2017).

— When Kim Sung-ryong (Namgoong Min) and Seo Yool (Lee Joon-ho) meet in episode 18 of Chief Kim/Good Manager (김과장) (KBS2, 2017) and Sung-Ryong tries to convince Yul to change camps.

— When Jeong Ik-soo (Hyungwon of MONSTA X/몬스타엑스) is jogging in episode 1 of Please Find Her/Please Find That Girl (그녀를 찾아줘) (KBS2, 2017).

— When Lee Eun-bi (Kim So-hyun) and Han Yi-an (Nam Joo-hyuk) cycle here while on a date in episode 12 of Who Are You: School 2015 (후아유: 학교 2015) (KBS2, 2015).

— When Yoo Se-young (Choi Ji-woo) and Cha Seok-hoon (Kwon Sang-woo) goes jogging in episode 10 of Temptation (유혹) (SBS, 2014).

Movie filmed here

— The north side feet of this bridge were seen in The Host (괴물/Gwoemul) (2006)

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Hangang Railway Bridge [한강철교] was first constructed in 1897, and finally completed in 1900 by a Japanese consortium. In K-Dramaland, it typically often appears in the background of scenes filmed at Yeouido Hangang Park [한강 공원 여의도 지구].

Geolocation: 37.518781, 126.950600
Geolocation of overpass: 37.523048, 126.956217

— submitted by Marion KDL
— Who Are You: School 2015, God’s Quiz 5, Please Find Her, Soul Mechanic added by Mich KDL
— Photo taken by © Mich KDL, April 2018

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