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Macombs Dam Bridge

Macombs Dam Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Swing bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Built: 1892 - 1895
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Manhattan, New York, New York, USA, North America
The Bronx, New York, New York, USA, North America
Crosses
  • Harlem River
Coordinates: 40° 49' 41.00" N    73° 56' 1.00" W

Technical Information

Materials

superstructure steel

Chronology

1 April 1892

Opened to traffic

1 May 1895

Construction started

Participants

Design
Rehabilitation
Steel construction

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0001740
Created: 12/08/2001
Last Updated: 29/07/2014