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Marine Parkway Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge

Marine Parkway Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Through truss bridge
Vertical lift bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Built: 1936 - 1937
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Brooklyn, New York, New York, USA, North America

Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 1225.9 m
span lengths of main bridge 3 x 164.6 m
length of movable span 164.6 m

Cost

cost of construction United States dollar 12 170 000

Materials

towers steel
truss steel

Chronology

1 June 1936

Beginning of construction.

3 July 1937

Opening.

Participants

Design
Deck replacement
Structural engineering
Consulting engineers

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0006078
Created: 11/10/2002
Last Updated: 22/07/2014