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Williamsburg Bridge, Spanning East River at South Sixth Street between New York City & Brooklyn, New York, New York County, NY

Williamsburg Bridge, Spanning East River at South Sixth Street between New York City & Brooklyn, New York, New York County, NY

 
 
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Summary

Significance: The Williamsburg Bridge is the longest span suspension bridge over the East River, its span exceeding that of the Brooklyn Bridge by 4.5 feet.
Survey number: HAER NY-128
Building/structure dates: ca. 1903 Initial Construction

The City History Collection. Predominantly Manhattan Views.

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Buck, Leffert
Hawley, Monica E, transmitter
Boucher, Jack, photographer
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Location

New York, United States40.78306, -73.97125
Google Map of 40.7830603, -73.9712488
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Library of Congress
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