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Manhattan Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #338397

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Newtown Creek on Manhattan Avenue/Vernon Avenue
Location
New York City, Queens County, New York, and Kings County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1882; Replaced 1905
Builder
- King Iron Bridge & Manufacturing Co. of Cleveland, Ohio [also known as King Bridge Co.]
Also called
Vernon Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.73938, -73.95512   (decimal degrees)
40°44'22" N, 73°57'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/588222/4510351 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brooklyn
Inventory number
BH 69467 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 19, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler