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Throgs Neck Bridge

Throgs Neck Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Built: 1957 - 1961
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Queens, New York, New York, USA, North America
The Bronx, New York, New York, USA, North America
Crosses
  • East River
Coordinates: 40° 47' 57.05" N    73° 47' 36.34" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 549 m
length of side spans 210.3 m
total length 887.55 m
clearance 41.1 m
number of lanes 6

Materials

cables steel
deck truss steel

Participants

Design
Contractor
Steel construction
Cables

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20000534
  • Date created
    21/11/1999
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014