Rating:
4 votes

Kosciuszko Bridge (New)

Photos 

Towers going up

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in December 2016

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BH Photo #372145

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Cable-stayed bridge over Newtown Creek on I-278
Location
New York City, Queens County, New York, and Kings County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Northbound span completed April 2017; Southbound span completed August 2019
Builder
- Skanska Kiewit Ecco III Joint Venture (SKE)
Design
Cable-stayed
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 624.0 ft.
Total length: 2,966.0 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 87.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.72762, -73.92875   (decimal degrees)
40°43'39" N, 73°55'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/590464/4509072 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brooklyn
Inventory number
BH 73044 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2020: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • July 22, 2020: New photo from Patrick Gurwell
  • July 7, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • April 11, 2020: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • March 26, 2020: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 29, 2020: New photo from Patrick Gurwell
  • September 16, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • August 28, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • June 5, 2019: New Street View added by Geoff Hubbs
  • December 7, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • August 1, 2016: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Kosciuszko Bridge (New)
Posted September 12, 2020, by Patrick Gurwell (pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com)

New park along side and underneath Brooklyn side of bridge is now open.