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Taft Bridge

General Information

Other name(s): "Million Dollar Bridge"
Beginning of works: 1897
Completion: 1907
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Arch bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Reinforced concrete bridge
Concrete bridge

Location

Location: , ,
Address: Connecticut Avenue
Crosses:
  • Rock Creek

Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 274.5 m

Materials

deck reinforced concrete
arches un-reinforced concrete

Chronology

1931

Named after President William Howard Taft.

Participants

Design
Architecture

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20001280
  • Date created
    07/02/2001
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016