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Whitestone Parkway Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Flushing Creek on Bridge Street
Location
New York City, Queens County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1939
Design
Deck plate girder bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.76562, -73.83935   (decimal degrees)
40°45'56" N, 73°50'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/597958/4513387 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Flushing
Inventory number
BH 61331 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,040)
Built 1939 (731)
Built during 1930s (11,242)
Deck girder (5,045)
Girder (9,135)
Lost (22,245)
Movable (2,843)
New York (3,838)
New York City, New York (310)
Owned by city (4,926)
Plate girder (6,947)
Queens County, New York (82)
Replaced by new bridge (14,837)

Update Log 

  • June 12, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler