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Brooklyn Army Terminal Annex Footbridge

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Brooklyn Army Terminal at sunset

Photo taken by Joanzin

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Parking Lot & Railroad on Footpath
Location
Brooklyn, Kings County, New York
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1918
Builders
- Cass Gilbert of Zanesville, Ohio
- Turner Construction Co. of New York City, New York
Railroads
- New York Cross Harbor Railroad (NYCH)
- New York Dock Railway (NYD)
- New York New Jersey Rail (NYNJ)
- US Military Transportation Corps (DODX; USAX; USNX; DAFX)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.64498, -74.02485   (decimal degrees)
40°38'42" N, 74°01'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/582450/4499804 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jersey City
Inventory number
BH 78804 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 15, 2020: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • October 15, 2017: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com